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How long will it take me to travel from Reading to Birmingham by train?
The journey between Reading and Birmingham by train is approximately 81.4 mi. It will take you more or less to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time.
When do departures from Reading to Birmingham leave?
If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Reading to Birmingham leaving at . Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at .If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.
Which stations can I use on the Reading to Birmingham route?
In Reading, departure stations include Reading [ RDG ]. When you arrive in Birmingham, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Birmingham New Street [ BHM ]. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.
How many journeys from Reading to Birmingham are there every day?
Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Reading to Birmingham. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.
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