Bridgend to Reading by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 49m
  • Distance
    181 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 9m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bridgend to Reading by train

Fast trains from Bridgend to Reading take around 1 hour and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 181 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bridgend and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Bridgend to Reading?

Direct trains from Bridgend to Reading have been found.

We usually find around 45 direct trains on the route from Bridgend to Reading every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 64 departures.

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

The Bridgend to Reading train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Bridgend around 04:25 and the last train is around 21:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bridgend around 04:31, and the last at 21:03.

When to book Bridgend 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 Bridgend to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bridgend and Reading?

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

  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great 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.