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Duration 1h 28m
Distance 67.7 miles
Average price £30
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Orpington and Reading takes 1h 28m and the fastest train takes 1h 9m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Orpington 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. Orpington
  2. London Paddington
  3. Reading
1h 24m
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£18 - £39

Orpington to Reading train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Orpington and Reading. The service departs Orpington at 23:19 at night, which arrives into Reading at 04:21. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Orpington to Reading. However, there are services departing from Orpington and arriving at Reading via Charing Cross station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 24m.

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The distance between Orpington and Reading is 47 miles. The road distance is 67.7 miles.

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Orpington to Reading train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Orpington station.

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

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