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  1. on time
    Reading
    Platform 14B
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Reading
    Platform 9
    13:53
    Reading
    Platform 9
    14:16
    Oxford
    Platform 4
    14:25
    Oxford
    Platform 4
    14:52
    Banbury
    Platform 1
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Reading
    Platform 7B
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Reading
    Platform 8B
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Reading
    Platform 8B
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Reading
    Platform 14B
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Reading
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Reading
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Reading
    Platform 13B estimated
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 4
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Reading
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Reading to Banbury

  • Train Fares from: £7.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Reading to Banbury by train?

    The average journey time between Reading and Banbury is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 33 trains per day travelling from Reading to Banbury. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Reading to Banbury?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Reading to Banbury without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Reading to Banbury.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Reading and Banbury?

    The distance between Reading and Banbury is 44 miles.

    Distance: 44 miles
  • What time is the first train from Reading to Banbury?

    The first train from Reading to Banbury departs at .

    What time is the last train from Reading to Banbury?

    The last train from Reading to Banbury 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.
  • Savings tips for Reading to Banbury

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Reading to Banbury here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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