There are 4 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading by train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via London Paddington  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Charing Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$40 - $66

Cheapest option

Train South Western Railway  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Reading

$35 - $52

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Tonbridge to Redhill
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Reading

$40 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading 73.5 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 20 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 20 min.

More details

The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Reading is 58 miles. The road distance is 73.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at Reading via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

More details

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and Reading, England?

You can take a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Reading via London Charing Cross, Charing Cross Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tunbridge Wells to London Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Tunbridge Wells to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Redhill to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $50

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.