There are 4 ways to get from Dagenham to Reading by subway, train or car

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Subway, train via Mile End station  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the subway from Dagenham East station to Mile End station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

£14 - £34

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the subway from Dagenham East station to Ealing Broadway station District
  2. Take the train from Ealing Broadway to Reading

£16 - £30

Subway, train #2  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the subway from Dagenham East station to Richmond station District
  2. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Reading

£21 - £37

Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Dagenham to Reading 56.1 miles

£9 - £14

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The cheapest way to get from Dagenham to Reading is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Dagenham to Reading is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dagenham station to Reading. However, there are services departing from Dagenham East station and arriving at Reading via Mile End station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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The distance between Dagenham and Reading is 50 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Dagenham to Reading without a car is to subway and train via Mile End station which takes 1h 54m and costs £13 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 54m to get from Dagenham to Reading, including transfers.

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Dagenham to Reading train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Dagenham East station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dagenham to Reading is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Dagenham to Reading.

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There are 678+ hotels available in Reading. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 49.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 54m

What companies run services between Dagenham, England and Reading, England?

There is no direct connection from Dagenham to Reading. However, you can take the subway to Mile End station, take the subway to Lancaster Gate station, take the walk to London Paddington, then take the train to Reading. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dagenham to Reading via Ealing Broadway station and Ealing Broadway in around 2h 16m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Dagenham East station to Mile End station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Dagenham East station to Ealing Broadway station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £7
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Dagenham East station to Richmond station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £7
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £15
Advanced Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £27
Train from Ealing Broadway to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £23
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Advanced Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £23
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
TfL Rail
Train from Ealing Broadway to Reading
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
TfL Rail
ScotRail
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Richmond (London) to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £30

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