Trains from Reading to Basingstoke

Reading to Basingstoke train information

Reading Basingstoke train map

Train duration 0h22m
Arrival Basingstoke, England
Departure Reading, England
Distance 14 Miles

Which operators can I use?

There are many train companies across the country & Europe. By searching for your ticket using our travel search engine, you can see the trains from Reading in England to Basingstoke in England as well as the train operator for this journey.

How far is it by train?

On average, it takes normally 0h22m by train to cover the 14 miles to go to Basingstoke from Reading. The train duration can change depending if the train is direct or with changes.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

Depending how long in advance you buy your ticket or the day and hour of travel, the cost of the train may change.

Best prices for Reading to Basingstoke train tickets

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Reading - Basingstoke prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Reading to Basingstoke by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

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Getting your train ticket beforehand is often cheaper than leaving it to the day you travel. However, as you may see in the chart above, the price of train tickets Reading to Basingstoke tend to remain approximately the same and cost £7.

Best prices for Reading to Basingstoke trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Reading and Basingstoke by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Basingstoke to Reading and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Reading - Basingstoke train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Reading Basingstoke train ticket.

How much can I save with a railcard?

To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to estimate the number of journeys you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

For your calculation, you must include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, the discount on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Reading Basingstoke ticket is £50.00 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £50.00: £88/£50.00 = 1.76. You will need to make on average 2 trips from Basingstoke to Reading (one way trip) with your railcard to start saving money.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most train fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Reading to Basingstoke train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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