Ashford to Reading by train

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Travelling from Ashford to Reading by train

Fast trains from Ashford to Reading take around 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 35 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ashford and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Ashford to Reading?

Direct trains from Ashford to Reading have been found.

We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Ashford to Reading every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found at least one departure.

2. How long is the train journey from Ashford to Reading?

The Ashford to Reading train travel time is normally about 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ashford to Reading train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Ashford around 05:47 and the last train is around 20:08. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Ashford around 05:47.

When to book Ashford to Reading train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ashford to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ashford and Reading?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ashford to Reading, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.