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Take the train from Coventry to Reading for a smooth, easy journey with comfy seats and great service. With CrossCountry, you won't just enjoy your destination when you arrive - you'll enjoy getting there too.
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Travelling to Reading
First CrossCountry train - 06:25
Last CrossCountry train - 22:25
Travelling from Coventry to Reading
From activities for the kids to nightlife for the grown-ups, Reading has you covered. CrossCountry runs direct trains to Reading, so you'll arrive ready to explore. However long you decide to stay, you'll find Reading ready for you, and CrossCountry ready to take you there.
Are there direct trains from Coventry to Reading?
Yes, regular direct trains run between Coventry and Reading with CrossCountry.
What amenities are available onboard trains from Coventry to Reading?
CrossCountry makes travelling from Coventry to Reading easy and comfortable, thanks to the wide range of amenities available on our trains. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ), and make use of our electric points (subject to availability), and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.
Is WiFi available on trains from Coventry to Reading?
Yes! The journey from Coventry to Reading will fly by as you surf through the countryside with our free on-board WiFi.
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.
Can I reserve a seat on trains from Coventry to Reading?
Reserving a seat on our trains from Coventry to Reading couldn't be easier, thanks to our ten minute reservation service. This service is available on most CrossCountry services for Anytime and Off-Peak ticket holders, in both Standard and First Class. You'll find all the details on our Ten Minute Reservation page.
Where can I find cheap tickets from Coventry to Reading?
We want to help you travel as cheaply as possible to connect you with the people and places you love. There are lots of ways to find cheaper tickets - from being flexible with timing to booking ahead. Keep an eye on our special offers page and check out our guide to finding cheap tickets for more tips.
Can I use my railcard on trains from Coventry to Reading?
There's a good chance that you can use your railcard on our service from Coventry to Reading. For full information, make sure you check out our Railcards page.
For full information about Reading station, check out our station guide.
Once you have arrived in Reading
Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!
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