There are 3 ways to get from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading

$35 - $60

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Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) 48.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) 48.7 miles

$10 - $16

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Reading. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Southampton Central Station and Reading (Station) is 43 miles. The road distance is 48.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .

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The train from Southampton Central to Reading takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) is 49 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station).

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  • Distance: 42.9 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Southampton Central Station, Southampton, England and Reading (Station), Reading, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton Central Station to Reading (Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

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