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Reading to Norwich by train

  • First train
    04:40
  • Last train
    00:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 55m
  • Distance
    203 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    91
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Reading to Norwich by train

Fast trains from Reading to Norwich take around 2 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 203 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Norwich.

1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Norwich?

Journeys between Reading and Norwich usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 86 departures on the route from Reading to Norwich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 126 departures.

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

The Reading to Norwich train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Norwich is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 04:33 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 04:12, and the last at 00:04.

When to book Reading to Norwich 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 Reading to Norwich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Reading and Norwich?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Norwich to Reading by train

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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.