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Reading station
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Ticket office

Closed now

Mon - Fri: 5:15 AM to 10:45 PM
Sat: 5:30 AM to 10:45 PM
Sun: 7:15 AM to 10:45 PM

Station details

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    The lifts to/from platforms 14 & 15 are out of order until further notice. 

General information

Station Operator: NR
Station Code: RDG
Staffing Level: Full Time

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
False Smartcard Issued
False Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
False Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Penalty Fares:
Applicable Operators: Great Western Railway, South West Trains
Ticket Office Note:
In ticket hall

Passenger services

False> Lost Property Contact Available
Phone number: 03457 000 125
Website: Go to website
False Ticket Gate

False> Left Luggage Contact Available
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

True> Atm Machine
True Baby Change
False Bureau De Change
True Post Box
True Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
True Shops
False Showers
True Station Buffet
True Telephones (Cards & Coins)
True Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
True Trolleys
False WebKiosk
False WiFi
Wifi Note:

True Waiting Room

Car parking

true Car parking

Annual Charge: N/A
Daily Charge: N/A
Monthly Charge: N/A
Off Peak Charge: N/A
Six Monthly Charge: N/A
Per Hour Charge: N/A
Three Monthly Charge: N/A
Weekly Charge: N/A
False Car Parking Contact Available


True Cycle Storage Availability

Sheltered: Yes
Spaces: 344
Type: Stands
Location: front of station, underground short stay car park and long stay car park

True Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

True Taxi Rank

Taxi Rank Note:

Taxi rank is situated at the station entrance. Accessible taxi are available, please approach a member of staff for assistance.

False Car Hire

True Airport
False Metro
True Bus Service


True Accessible Booking Office Counter

Accessible Booking Office Counter Note:

Low-level accessible counter are located at the ticket office. All counters have hearing loop fitted.

False Accessible Public Telephones

Accessible Public Telephones Note:

Accessible low-level Pay Phone is available at the station main concourse. Please request staff assistance if you need to.

False National Key Toilets

National Key Toilets Note:

Radar Key available from station staff. If you wish to buy a 'National Key Scheme' key, [RADAR]. Their address is 12 City Forum, 250 City Road, London EC1V 8AF, tel: 020 7250 8181, minicom: 020 7250 4119, fax: 020 7250 0212, email:, website:

True Induction Loop
True Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

False Accessible Taxis

Accessible Taxis Note:

Accessible taxi are available at the station entrance. please request staff assistance if you need to.

True Accessible Ticket Machines

Accessible Ticket Machines Note:

Accessible ticket machines are located at the station entrance by the ticket office and at the car park.

True Impaired Mobility Set Down

Impaired Mobility Set Down Note:

Set- Down / Pick up Points are available at the station entrance by the Rail air link lounge. Assisted travel meeting point - Customer Help desk main concourse. Please notify a member of staff.

Please note that due to the remodelling work at the station this can be hard to locate.

Live departures & arrivals for Reading

Live departures for Reading
Time Destination Platform Expected further details 
02:24 London Paddington Platform 14A 14A On time See details on departure to London Paddington
03:54 London Paddington Platform On time See details on departure to London Paddington
04:00 Heathrow Airport T3 (Bus) Platform On time See details on departure to Heathrow Airport T3 (Bus)
Live arrivals at Reading
Time Destination Platform Expected further details 
02:29 London Paddington Platform 14 14 On time See details on departure to London Paddington
04:00 Penzance Platform 15 15 On time See details on departure to Penzance

timetables for Reading

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