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Aberdare to Reading

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  1. on time
    Aberdare
    16:28
    Aberdare
    16:50
    Abercynon
    17:00
    Abercynon
    Platform 1
    17:40
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    17:51
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:19
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdare
    16:58
    Aberdare
    17:20
    Abercynon
    17:30
    Abercynon
    Platform 1
    18:10
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    18:22
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:45
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdare
    17:28
    Aberdare
    17:50
    Abercynon
    18:00
    Abercynon
    Platform 1
    18:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    19:09
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:37
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdare
    17:58
    Aberdare
    18:20
    Abercynon
    18:30
    Abercynon
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:11
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    19:20
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:45
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdare
    18:58
    Aberdare
    19:20
    Abercynon
    19:30
    Abercynon
    20:11
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    20:23
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:49
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdare
    19:28
    Aberdare
    19:50
    Abercynon
    20:00
    Abercynon
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    21:00
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:54
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:40
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    23:51
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    on time
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdare
    20:58
    Aberdare
    21:35
    Pontypridd
    21:49
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:21
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    22:47
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    07:45
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    08:57
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  8. on time
    Aberdare
    22:15
    Aberdare
    22:45
    Abercynon
    23:00
    Abercynon
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    07:50
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:28
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  9. on time
    Aberdare
    23:28
    Aberdare
    00:05
    Pontypridd
    08:50
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:21
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    09:35
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:14
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from Aberdare to Reading

  • Train Fares from: £28.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdare to Reading by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdare and Reading is . On an average weekday, there are 37 trains travelling from Aberdare to Reading. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdare to Reading by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdare to Reading cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdare to Reading can start from as little as £28.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdare to Reading?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Aberdare to Reading without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdare to Reading.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Aberdare and Reading?

    The distance between Aberdare and Reading is 107 miles.

    Distance: 107 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdare to Reading?

    The first train from Aberdare to Reading departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdare to Reading?

    The last train from Aberdare to Reading departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdare to Reading timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdare to Reading for Saturday 22nd Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
16:2819:192h 51m, 2 changes
16:5819:452h 47m, 2 changes
17:2820:373h 9m, 2 changes
17:5820:452h 47m, 2 changes
18:5821:492h 51m, 2 changes
19:2823:514h 23m, 3 changes
20:5808:5711h 59m, 3 changes
22:1509:2811h 13m, 2 changes
23:2811:1411h 46m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Reading to Aberdare.

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdare to Reading

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1 monthin advance
from£28.50
2 weeksin advance
from£32
1 weekin advance
from£37.50

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.