Trains from Reading to Darlington

Reading to Darlington train information

Reading Darlington train map

Train duration 4h13m
Arrival Darlington, England
Departure Reading, England
Distance 214 Miles
  • The trip between Reading, located in England and Darlington, situated in England is well served by trains. Use our travel search engine to search for your ticket and see the rail company for this journey.
  • On average, it takes approximately 4h13m by train covering a distance of 214 miles to get to Darlington from Reading. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or if you need to make a change.
  • Prices can vary depending on when you travel or how long in advance you buy your ticket.

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Best prices for Reading to Darlington trains

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

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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 Darlington train ticket.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to calculate how many trips you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Reading Darlington ticket is £50.00 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £50.00: £88/£50.00 = 1.76. It will take you approximately 2 trips from Darlington to Reading (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

The cost to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most train fares for a whole year.

(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 Darlington 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