Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) Train

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Reading (any) To Birmingham (any) Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
    £10.00
  • Trains per day
    Around 100
  • Changes
    3 Changes
  • Average journey time
    2h 27m
  • Fastest route
    1h 32m
  • Train operators
    Avanti West Coast, Chiltern Railways, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway

Reading (any) To Birmingham (any) Train Times

Tue 16 Aug, at 2:24
  1. 02:24
    2 Changes
    07:44
    Reading
    Birmingham New Street
    5h 20m
  2. 04:34
    1 Change
    07:46
    Reading
    Birmingham New Street
    3h 12m
  3. 06:15
    Direct
    07:49
    Reading
    Birmingham New Street
    1h 34m
  4. 07:14
    Direct
    08:49
    Reading
    Birmingham New Street
    1h 35m
  5. 07:18
    2 Changes
    09:45
    Reading
    Birmingham Moor Street
    2h 27m

    Reading (any) To Birmingham (any) Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) by train?
    It takes around 2 hours 27 minutes by train from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any). Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
    Average journey time
    2h 27m
  • How much does the train from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) cost?
    Train tickets from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) cost as little as £10.00 if you book in advance, and the train fares are often higher when purchased on the day. Ticket prices also vary depending on the time of day, route, and class you book.
    Train fares from
    £10.00
  • What is the fastest journey from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) by train?
    The fastest train will get you from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) in 1 hour 32 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 05 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
    Fastest route
    1h 32m
  • What time does the last train from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) leave?
    The last train from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any) departs at 22:23. Don’t miss it!
    Last train
    22:23
  • When can I catch the first train from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any)?
    The first train leaves Reading (any) at 02:24. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
    First train
    02:24
  • How many trains a day are there from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any)?
    On an average weekday, around 100 trains travel from Reading (any) to Birmingham (any). The first train departs Reading (any) some time after 02:24 with departures continuing at intervals, until 22:23.
    Trains per day
    100
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