Trains from

Reading to London Paddington

  1. departed
    Reading
    Platform 12
    expected to arrive at 
    London Paddington
    Platform 12
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. expected to depart at 
    Reading
    Platform 11
    expected to arrive at 
    London Paddington
    Platform 1
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Reading
    Platform 10
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 5
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Reading
    Platform 13
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 12
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Reading
    Platform 10
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 3
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Reading
    Platform 15
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 12
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Reading
    Platform 10
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 8
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Reading
    Platform 14
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 12
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  9. expected to depart at 
    Reading
    Platform 10
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 10
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Reading
    Platform 11
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 3
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Reading to London Paddington

  • Train Fares from: £17.70
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Reading to London Paddington by train?

    The average journey time between Reading and London Paddington is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 307 trains per day travelling from Reading to London Paddington. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

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  • What is the distance between Reading and London Paddington?

    The distance between Reading and London Paddington is 35 miles.

    Distance: 35 miles
  • What time is the first train from Reading to London Paddington?

    The first train from Reading to London Paddington departs at .

    What time is the last train from Reading to London Paddington?

    The last train from Reading to London Paddington 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.
  • Savings tips for Reading to London Paddington

    • 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 London Paddington here.
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Find journey information for London Paddington to Reading

Did you know you could also travel from Reading to London Paddington by bus? Find out more about that journey here.