Duration 2h 12m
Distance 52.2 miles
Average price £40
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Caterham and Reading takes 2h 12m and the fastest train takes 1h 35m. There is an hourly train service from Caterham 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. Redhill
  2. Reading
1h 55m
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£26 - £58

Caterham to Reading train times

Trains run hourly between Caterham and Reading. The service departs Caterham at 22:50 at night, which arrives into Reading at 00:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Caterham to Reading. However, there are services departing from Caterham and arriving at Reading via Purley and Redhill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Caterham and Reading is 41 miles. The road distance is 52.2 miles.

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Caterham to Reading train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Redhill station.

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

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What companies run services between Caterham and Reading?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Redhill to Reading every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £18 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 8m.
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