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Duration 1h 14m
Distance 50.2 miles
Average price £22
Frequency 5/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London City Airport (LCY) and Reading takes 1h 14m and the fastest train takes 1h 4m. The train runs at least 5 times per hour from London City Airport (LCY) 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.

Train via London Paddington

  1. London City Airport DLR Station
  2. London Paddington
  3. Reading
1h 10m
£12 - £27

London City Airport (LCY) to Reading train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between London City Airport (LCY) and Reading. The earliest departure is at 20:07 in the evening, and the last departure from London City Airport (LCY) is at 23:57 which arrives into Reading at 02:21. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, July 30, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Reading. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Reading via Bank station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Reading is 44 miles. The road distance is 50.2 miles.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Reading train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Reading train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Reading station.

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