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Ramsgate to Reading by train

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    19:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 23m
  • Distance
    166 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    34
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 58m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ramsgate to Reading by train

Fast trains from Ramsgate to Reading take around 2 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 166 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ramsgate and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Ramsgate to Reading?

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

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Ramsgate to Reading 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 40 departures.

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

The Ramsgate to Reading train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Ramsgate around 04:55 and the last train is around 19:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ramsgate around 05:02, and the last at 19:20.

When to book Ramsgate 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 Ramsgate to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ramsgate and Reading?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southeastern
  • UK Rail Connections

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.