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Reading Train Station

Reading

Reading station
Station Hill
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 1LZ

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Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 05:15 to 22:45
Saturday - 05:30 to 22:45
Sunday - 07:15 to 22:45

  • YES Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Airport
    • Note For Heathrow Airport, change at Reading onto the frequent RailAir luxury coach service. Runs every 20 minutes Monday to Friday daytimes; every 30 minutes Saturday & Sunday. For timetables and fares visit: www.railair.com/ or Tele: 0118 957 9498
    • Availability YES Yes
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Toilets Note

      Toilets are located on Station Platforms and in The Brunel Arcade building

  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Pre-Purchase Collection YES Yes
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Customer Service Note In ticket hall
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: Yes
      Smartcard Validator: Yes
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Monday - Friday - 05:15 to 22:45
      Saturday - 05:30 to 22:45
      Sunday - 07:15 to 22:45
  • Station Information
    • ATM YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property No
    • Post Box YES Yes
    • Shops YES Yes
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Station Buffet YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley YES Yes
    • Wifi No
    • Waiting Room YES Yes
    • Lost Property Phone number: 03457 000 125
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Customer Service Note Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
    • Lost Property Number 03457 000 125
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 51.45878189
    • Longitude -0.971854374
  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter YES Yes
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down YES Yes
    • National Key Toilets YES Yes
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available YES Yes
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
    • Accessible Taxis

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

    • Accesible Ticket Machine

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

    • Booking Office Counter

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

    • Helpline No
    • Impared Mobility Set Down

      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.

       

    • National Key Toilets

      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: shop@disabilityrightsuk.org, website: https://crm.disabilityrightsuk.org/

    • Step Free Access

      platforms can be reached via lift and bridge, ticket office is step free.


      Coverage: whole Station
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
    • Staff Help Staff assistance is available; please request assistance from any member of staff if you have not booked assistance in advance.
  • Parking
    • Car Parking Details Parking 1:

      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: N/A
      Weekly: N/A
      Monthly: N/A
      ThreeMonthly: N/A
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: N/A
      Saturday: N/A
      Sunday: N/A

      Cctv: No
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

      Parking 2:

      Fully accessible car park available at this station. For details of local daily and season ticket prices, and to buy a car park season ticket please call APCOA on 01189 579 649.


      Phone number: 0345 165 2030

      Operator Name: A P C O A Parking ( U K) Limited
      Name: Multi Storey Car Park
      Spaces: 1275
      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: £23.70
      Weekly: £118.50
      Monthly: £215.00
      ThreeMonthly: £565.50
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: £1805.50
      Saturday: N/A
      Sunday: N/A

      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Accessible Car Park Equipment Note:

      Accessible ticket machine is available at the car park. step free access from the car park to the station via a lift.


      Cctv: No
      Open:
      Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
      Url: http://www.apcoa.co.uk

  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops YES Yes
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet YES Yes
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV No
    • Cycle Hire: Note ReadyBike: http://www.readybike.co.uk
    • Location Front of station, underground short stay car park and long stay car park.
    • Note

      Cycles can be carried free of charge,restrictions apply and you need to make a reservation up to two hours before the train leaves the station it is starting from. Please see our Cycling by train leaflet.

    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 344
    • Type Stands
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note Buses can be found on near by streets. Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here. Not all buses are accessible
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Taxi Information
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Taxi rank is situated at the station entrance. Accessible taxi are available, please approach a member of staff for assistance.
  • Other transportation
    • Cycle Hire YES Yes
    • Rail Replacement Services At the North side of the station
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