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Journey details

Best price 36.66£
Journey duration 4 h 14 min
Connections per day 24
First departure: 08:18
Last departure: 23:30
Distance 217km

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Which companies travel from Sheffield to Reading by train?

To get to Reading by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Reading?

The average price of train tickets from Sheffield to Reading is of 82,00 £. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Sheffield to Reading can be around 42,50 £.

Trains from Sheffield to Reading


Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Sheffield to Reading?

The trains to Reading can leave from Sheffield [ SHF ] and arrive at Reading [ RDG ].

How long will it take you from Sheffield to Reading by train and when do the trains leave?

The average duration of the journey is 3 hours and 31 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Reading in 3 hours and 4 minutes. The first train leaves from Sheffield at 08:06, while the last one leaves at 16:06.

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