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Duration 30 min
Distance 40.5 miles
Average price £15
Frequency 9/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Reading and London Paddington Station takes 30 min and the fastest train takes 22 min. The train runs at least 9 times per hour from Reading to London Paddington Station. 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

  1. Reading
  2. London Paddington Station
26 min
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£9 - £18

Reading to London Paddington Station train times

Trains run every 10 minutes between Reading and London Paddington Station. The earliest departure is at 20:36 in the evening, and the last departure from Reading is at 23:54 which arrives into London Paddington Station at 00:29. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 30 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at London Paddington. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Reading and London Paddington Station is 35 miles. The road distance is 40.5 miles.

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Reading to London Paddington Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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Reading to London Paddington Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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What companies run services between Reading and London Paddington Station?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to London Paddington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 26 min. TfL Rail also services this route once a week.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £35
TfL Rail
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£9 - £13
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£16 - £27

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