Trains from

Reading to Birmingham New Street

  1. departed
    Reading
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4A
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Reading
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6B estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Reading
    Platform 8 estimated
    20:23
    Reading
    Platform 8 estimated
    20:53
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:59
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:26
    Banbury
    Platform 1
    21:39
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    22:30
    Birmingham Moor Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:30
    Birmingham Moor Street
    22:43
    Birmingham New Street
    Birmingham New Street
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Reading
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6A estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1B estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Reading
    Platform 8 estimated
    21:51
    Reading
    Platform 8 estimated
    22:18
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    22:30
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:56
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1B estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1B estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Reading
    Platform 12 estimated
    22:20
    Reading
    Platform 12 estimated
    22:54
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:11
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:38
    Banbury
    Platform 1
    00:03
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    00:55
    Birmingham Moor Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    00:55
    Birmingham Moor Street
    01:08
    Birmingham New Street
    Birmingham New Street
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    23:09
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    23:42
    London Paddington
    Platform 9 estimated
    23:42
    London Paddington
    00:34
    London Euston
    00:34
    London Euston
    02:03
    Northampton
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:16
    Northampton
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:18
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3M estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3M estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  9. on time
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    23:54
    Reading
    Platform 15 estimated
    00:31
    London Paddington
    Platform 10 estimated
    00:31
    London Paddington
    01:34
    London Euston
    01:34
    London Euston
    02:37
    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:37
    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:01
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 5A estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 5A estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  10. on time
    Reading
    Platform 14 estimated
    01:03
    Reading
    Platform 14 estimated
    01:35
    Oxford
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:18
    Oxford
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:45
    Banbury
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:04
    Banbury
    Platform 2
    06:59
    Birmingham Moor Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:59
    Birmingham Moor Street
    07:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Birmingham New Street
    3 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Reading to Birmingham New Street

  • Train Fares from: £17.10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Reading to Birmingham New Street by train?

    The average journey time between Reading and Birmingham New Street is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 32 trains per day travelling from Reading to Birmingham New Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Reading to Birmingham New Street?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Reading and Birmingham New Street?

    The distance between Reading and Birmingham New Street is 81 miles.

    Distance: 81 miles
  • What time is the first train from Reading to Birmingham New Street?

    The first train from Reading to Birmingham New Street departs at .

    What time is the last train from Reading to Birmingham New Street?

    The last train from Reading to Birmingham New Street 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.
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