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Hatfield to Reading by train

  • First train
    05:55
  • Last train
    00:14
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 32m
  • Distance
    62 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hatfield to Reading by train

Fast trains from Hatfield to Reading take around 1 hour and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 62 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hatfield and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Hatfield to Reading?

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

We usually find around 49 departures on the route from Hatfield to Reading every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures.

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

The Hatfield to Reading train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Hatfield around 05:55 and the last train is around 19:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hatfield around 05:05, and the last at 00:14.

When to book Hatfield 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 Hatfield to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hatfield and Reading?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Great Northern
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Thameslink
  • 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.