Duration 1h 2m
Distance 35.4 miles
Average price £22
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Acton Town and Reading takes 1h 2m and the fastest train takes 46 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Acton Town to Reading. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Ealing Broadway
  2. Reading
1h 2m
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£14 - £28

Acton Town to Reading train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Acton Town and Reading. The earliest departure is at 23:11 at night, and the last departure from Acton Town is at 23:51 which arrives into Reading at 00:51. All services require a transfer at Ealing Broadway Underground Station and take an average of 1h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Acton Town to Reading? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Acton Town station to Reading. However, there are services departing from Acton Town station and arriving at Reading via Ealing Broadway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 2m.

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The distance between Acton Town and Reading is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.4 miles.

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Acton Town to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Ealing Broadway station.

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Acton Town to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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What companies run services between Acton Town and Reading?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Acton Town to Reading every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £12 - £23 and the journey takes 49 min. TfL Rail also services this route every 30 minutes.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
49 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £23
Ave. Duration
50 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15

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