On a typical weekday there are 20 scheduled rail journeys between Blackburn and Reading, with 0 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 20 possible journeys which require a change.
The distance by rail from Blackburn to Reading is approximately 170 miles (274 kilometres). The average train journey takes about 4hrs 35 mins.
Avanti West Coast and CrossCountry and GWR and Northern Rail and West Midlands Trains are the main train operating companies running services between Blackburn and Reading.
There are 6 possible routes with the shortest and most direct being Blackburn to Reading. The fastest journey time on this route takes 3hrs 56 mins.