Duration 20 min
Distance 17.5 miles
Average price £6
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Reading and Blackwater takes 20 min and the fastest train takes 16 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Reading to Blackwater. 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. Reading
  2. Blackwater
16 min
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£5 - £10

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Blackwater. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Reading and Blackwater is 12 miles. The road distance is 17.5 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Reading and Blackwater?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Blackwater every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £5 - £10 and the journey takes 16 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
16 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £10

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