Duration 4h 25m
Distance 192.3 miles
Average price £100
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Reading and Grimsby takes 4h 25m and the fastest train takes 3h 27m. There is a train service every few hours from Reading to Grimsby. 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

  1. Reading
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Doncaster
  4. Grimsby
5h 1m
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£45 - £151

Reading to Grimsby train times

Trains run hourly between Reading and Grimsby. The earliest departure is at 12:49 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Reading is at 22:34 which arrives into Grimsby at 08:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Grimsby. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Grimsby Town via Paddington, London Kings Cross and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Reading and Grimsby is 151 miles. The road distance is 192.3 miles.

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

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Reading to Grimsby train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Grimsby Town station.

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