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Journey details

Best price 11.80£
Journey duration 51 min
Connections per day 45
First departure: 05:15
Last departure: 23:00
Distance 68km

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Which companies serve the route from Southampton to Reading?

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.

How much are the train tickets from Southampton to Reading?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Southampton to Reading from 11,80 £. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 16,20 £.

Trains from Southampton to Reading


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

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 serve the rail line Southampton - Reading?

The trains to Reading leave Southampton from Southampton Central [ SOU ] and arrive in Reading [ RDG ].

When are the first and last trains from Southampton to Reading scheduled?

The first train to Reading leaves at 09:11, whereas the last one at 20:11. On average, the journey lasts 49 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Reading in 48 minutes.

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