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Duration 4h 32m
Distance 169.4 miles
Average price £159
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Reading and Wrexham takes 4h 32m and the fastest train takes 3h 40m. The train service runs several times per day from Reading to Wrexham. 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. Birmingham New Street
  3. Wrexham
4h 10m
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£88 - £212

Reading to Wrexham train times

Trains run every four hours between Reading and Wrexham. The earliest departure is at 07:14 in the morning, and the last departure from Reading is at 21:13 which arrives into Wrexham at 09:00. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 4h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Wrexham General via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 10m.

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The distance between Reading and Wrexham is 140 miles. The road distance is 169.4 miles.

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Reading to Wrexham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Reading station.

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Reading to Wrexham train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Wrexham General station.

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