Trains from Reading to Oxford

Reading to Oxford train information

Reading Oxford train map

Train duration 0h25m
Arrival Oxford, England
Departure Reading, England
Distance 24 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £5.00
Average train price £9.00

All trains between Reading (South East England) to Oxford (South East England) are operated by Cross Country. The services on board may vary depending on the rail operator.

There are 24 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Reading to Oxford is approximately 0h25m. Taking the train is often the quickest option to get to Oxford from Reading, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving your car or flying.

Based on our data, the lowest fare to travel in the next month is £5.00. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Reading to Oxford train tickets

from £5.00 MORE 0h25m

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Best prices for Reading to Oxford trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Reading
Oxford
£5.00 08/03/2024 08:47 6 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£5.00 08/03/2024 08:18 6 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£7.00 16/03/2024 08:19 6 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£7.00 16/03/2024 09:47 6 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£7.00 16/03/2024 08:47 6 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£7.00 16/03/2024 09:19 6 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£8.00 09/03/2024 08:19 5 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£8.00 09/03/2024 09:47 5 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£8.00 09/03/2024 08:47 5 days ago
Reading
Oxford
£8.00 09/03/2024 09:19 5 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Reading - Oxford train tickets

The most efficient way to pay less on your Reading Oxford train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

  • To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to calculate how many trips you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

    For your calculation, you must include the railcard cost, for instance £30, the discount on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Reading Oxford ticket is £8.65 (1).

    Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £8.65: £88/£8.65 = 10.18. It will take you on average 11 trips from Oxford to Reading (one way journey) with your railcard to start saving money.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £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 Oxford train £8.65 £5.76 £2.88 10.21

(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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