Llanelli to Reading by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 48m
  • Distance
    222 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 12m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Llanelli to Reading by train

Fast trains from Llanelli to Reading take around 2 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 222 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Llanelli and Reading.

1. Are there direct trains from Llanelli to Reading?

Direct trains from Llanelli to Reading have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Llanelli to Reading every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 3 departures.

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

The Llanelli to Reading train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only direct train to Reading is usually scheduled to depart Llanelli around 07:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Llanelli around 10:06, and the last at 19:54.

When to book Llanelli 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 Llanelli to Reading by train.

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Which train companies operate between Llanelli and Reading?

More than one train company operates on the route from Llanelli 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.