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Reading to Wolverhampton by train

The journey from Reading to Wolverhampton by train is 92.22 mi and takes 2 hrs 40 mins. There are 62 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:29 and the last at 21:58. It is possible to travel from Reading to Wolverhampton by train for as little as £32.02 or as much as £73.79. The best price for this journey is £32.02.

Lowest Price£32.02
Journey Duration2 hrs 40 mins
Connection per Day62
Lowest Price£32.02
Highest Price£73.79
First Departure05:29
Last Departure21:58
Distance92.22 mi
DepartureReading
ArrivalWolverhampton
CarriersChiltern Railways, Avanti West CoastMore

Reading to Wolverhampton Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2024

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How much do train tickets from Reading to Wolverhampton cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Reading to Wolverhampton cost £32.02. On average, you can expect to spend around £64.00 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Reading to Wolverhampton.
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On average, a train ticket from Reading to Wolverhampton will cost you £64.00. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does the journey from Reading to Wolverhampton take by train?

Traveling from Reading to Wolverhampton by train will usually take 2 hrs 40 mins. This journey covers a distance of 92.22 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hrs 40 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Reading to Wolverhampton faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Reading and Wolverhampton will complete the journey in 2 hrs 1 min. On average, it will take you about 2 hrs 40 mins to travel the 92.22 mi between Reading and Wolverhampton.

When do departures from Reading to Wolverhampton leave?

The first daily departure from Reading to Wolverhampton leaves at 05:29, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:58. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Reading and Wolverhampton. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Reading to Wolverhampton leaving at 05:29. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 21:58.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 are used when traveling from Reading to Wolverhampton?

You will be able to leave Reading by using stations such as Reading, Calcott,Reading Station,Reading - Mereoak Park & Ride. These connect you to stations including Wolverhampton, Bus Station in Wolverhampton. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Reading or in Wolverhampton, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Reading to Wolverhampton are there every day?

The route from Reading to Wolverhampton is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Reading 62 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Reading to Wolverhampton, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 9 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 53 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Reading to Wolverhampton. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Reading to Wolverhampton
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Reading to Wolverhampton.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Reading to Wolverhampton, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Reading to Wolverhampton.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Reading to Wolverhampton

The cheapest Reading - Wolverhampton train tickets can be found for as low as £29.15 if you’re lucky, or £31.09 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £35.20.

Find the best day to travel to Wolverhampton by train

When travelling to Wolverhampton by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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Chiltern Railways is a British train operating company that provides passenger services between London Marylebone and Birmingham Snow Hill, as well as other destinations in the Midlands and South East England. The company was established in 1996, and it is owned by Arriva UK Trains since 2009. Chiltern Railways operates a fleet of modern trains, including the Class 68 locomotives and the Class 165 and 168 diesel units.

Great Western Railway (GWR) is a British railway company that operates passenger services between London and the southwest of England, as well as parts of Wales. It was founded in 1833 and was originally known as the Great Western Railway Company. GWR is now owned by FirstGroup. The company is known for its iconic green livery and its historic steam locomotives, including the famous Flying Scotsman.

London Overground is a suburban rail network in London, England. It was created in 2007 by the merger of the former Silverlink Metro service with other rail services. The network consists of 112 stations and serves 23 London boroughs. London Overground operates on these routes, which include Highbury & Islington to West Croydon/Clapham Junction/Crystal Palace, Richmond/Clapham Junction to Stratford, Gospel Oak to Barking Riverside, Watford Junction to Euston, Liverpool Street to Enfield Town/Cheshunt, Liverpool Street to Chingford, and Romford to Upminster. Overground is operated by Arriva Rail London under a concession from Transport for London.

West Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the West Midlands region of England.The West Midlands Trains consortium, composed of Abellio, JR East, and Mitsui, won the franchise for the region, leading to the establishment of the service in 2017. The West Midlands Railway offers a variety of services, including longer distance services to cities like London and Liverpool as well as local and regional trains.

Services on board Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast and Southern from Reading to Wolverhampton
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Reading to Wolverhampton CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
10.39kg
Bus
11.13kg
Flight
29.68kg
Car
23.75kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Reading to Wolverhampton by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Reading and Wolverhampton are 10.39kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Reading and Wolverhampton? By taking the train between Reading and Wolverhampton you will save 19.29kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.74kg compared to a bus and 13.36kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Reading to Wolverhampton?
A train ticket from Reading to Wolverhampton is £64.00. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £32.02.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Reading to Wolverhampton?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Reading to Wolverhampton is £32.02. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Reading and Wolverhampton by train?
Reading to Wolverhampton is 92.22 mi.
How long does the train between Reading and Wolverhampton take?
Reading to Wolverhampton is on average 2 hrs 40 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 1 min.
Which companies operate from Reading to Wolverhampton?
The train journey from Reading to Wolverhampton is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast, Southern, London Overground, West Midlands Railway, Great Western Railway and CrossCountry.
How many train connections per day go from Reading to Wolverhampton?
Reading to Wolverhampton has 62 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Reading to Wolverhampton leave?
The earliest train from Reading to Wolverhampton departs at 05:29. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Reading to Wolverhampton depart?
The latest train from Reading to Wolverhampton departs at 21:58. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Reading to Wolverhampton in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £32.02 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Reading to Wolverhampton?
There are on average 9 direct connection(s) from Reading to go to Wolverhampton.
What's the fastest journey time between Reading to Wolverhampton by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Reading and Wolverhampton is 2 hrs 1 min.
Is there a direct train from Reading to Wolverhampton?
Yes, there is a direct train between Reading and Wolverhampton.
What are the CO2 emissions for Reading to Wolverhampton by train?
The train journey from Reading to Wolverhampton creates 10.39kg of CO2 emissions.

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