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Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet by train

  • First train
    06:33
  • Last train
    23:14
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 6m
  • Distance
    95 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 37m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet by train

Fast trains from Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet take around 2 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 95 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Stansted Mountfitchet.

1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet?

Journeys between Reading and Stansted Mountfitchet usually involve one change of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Stansted Mountfitchet is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 07:31. At weekends the only train usually departs Reading around 06:33.

When to book Reading to Stansted Mountfitchet 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 Stansted Mountfitchet by train.

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Which train companies operate between Reading and Stansted Mountfitchet?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • 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.