Trains from Reading to Taunton

Reading to Taunton train information

Reading Taunton train map

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Arrival Taunton, England
Departure Reading, England
Distance 97 Miles
  • Find your ticket on gopili to identify the different operators for your train between Reading (South East England) to Taunton (South West England). The services on board can vary depending on the rail company.
  • The journey time to go to Taunton from Reading may vary depending if your train is direct or if you need to make a change. There are 97 miles between the two cities.
  • Depending how much time in advance you book your ticket as well as when you travel, the price of the ticket will vary.

Best prices for Reading to Taunton train tickets

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Reading - Taunton prices calendar

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Best prices for Reading to Taunton trains

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

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Discount Reading - Taunton train tickets

Looking to travel for less? Many railcards and discounts are available to pay less for your Reading Taunton train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are five types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • When getting a railcard, the idea is to make savings after several trips. But is it really relevant when taking the train from Reading to Taunton? Grab your calculator, taking into account:

    A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)

    B = average discount offered by the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

    C = average fare for a Reading Taunton ticket (i.e.: £50.00)(1)

    Start by dividing A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be worthwile. Then divide that number by C. You will see the average number of trips needed per year to start saving money.

    In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£50.00 = 1.76. Your railcard will be worth the investment after on average 2 trips from Reading to Taunton (one way journey).

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most train 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 Taunton 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