Reading Railway Station | Contact details, numbers, statistics, more

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According to details provided to us, Reading train station is owner/operated by Network Rail, who should be responsible for running of the station. As we are a third party website, please be aware that these details may not be valid.

As a rough guide, if you need to speak to someone about Reading station, getting in touch with Network Rail customer services may be advisable. You can phone the Network Rail contact number through our call connection service on 0843 509 2337. Calls to 0843 numbers can cost up to 7p per minute plus your network access charge.

If you would like to speak to someone at National Rail Enquiries about Reading railway station, or about Network Rail, you can get in contact with them through our call connection service on 0843 538 5217. Again, calls cost 7p per minute plus your network access charge.

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Contacting Reading station online

While we do not have a website for Reading , the Network Rail website is available at https://www.networkrail.co.uk. It is through there you may be able to get further details on Reading station, although we have listed the most important contact details below.

Reading station delays – compensation (delay repay)

As ever with the UK rail network, services are liable to be delayed. In many cases, if your train from Reading station is delayed, it would be advisable to get in contact with the operator of your train. In most cases, if your service is travelling through Reading, it is likely to be Network Rail who you need to get in touch with. You may be eligible for compensation through the Delay Repay scheme. More details, including how to claim, can be found here: https://www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk/information/Delay-Repay/

Reading Station Jobs

Naturally, there are many people who would like to work at Reading station, especially those from Reading and surrounding areas. The best way to find out if there are any jobs available is to visit the Network Rail website career section at https://www.networkrail.co.uk/careers/

Reading Station Timetables

To see live departures from Reading station, please see our interactive timetable below – provided by traintimes.org.uk. For any further information, consider visiting the Network Rail website’s own timetable section here: http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

Reading Complaints

If you need to make a complaint about Reading station – whether this be about littering, anti-social behaviour, a member of staff, or anything else at all, it may be advisable to get in contact with Network Rail via https://www.networkrail.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Network-Rail-Complaints-Handling-Procedure-for-Passengers.pdf.

Reading Station Lost Property

If you have lost any property at Reading, it could be worth getting in touch with Network Rail via our call connection number on 0843 509 2337 (calls cost up to 7p per minute, plus network access charge), or via the lost property section of their website at https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/help-and-support/journey-problems/lost-property

Reading station postal address and email address

We have been unable to find the postal address for Reading station – however, station owners/operators (OWNER} are available to contact via post at

Arriva Rail North Limited 1 Admiral Way Doxford International Business Park Sunderland SR3 3XP

You can contact Network Rail customer services via email on customerservices@thameslinkrailway.com, who should be able to advise on Reading station.

Contact details for Reading station and Network Rail

Here are all the details you may need to get in contact with Reading station owners Network Rail. If there is anything missing from this page, please get in touch with us.

Department Contact details
Call Connection Number for Network Rail customer services 0843 509 2337
(Calls cost 7p per minute, plus network access charge)
Call Connection Number for National Rail Enquiries 0843 538 5217
(Calls cost 7p per minute, plus network access charge)
Network Rail Website https://www.networkrail.co.uk
Reading Jobs https://www.networkrail.co.uk/careers/
Network Rail Timetables http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Network Rail Complaints https://www.networkrail.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Network-Rail-Complaints-Handling-Procedure-for-Passengers.pdf
Reading Lost Property https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/help-and-support/journey-problems/lost-property
Network Rail Delay Repay Compensation https://www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk/information/Delay-Repay/
FAQS https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/help-and-support/contact-us/faqs
Network Rail Facebook https://en-gb.facebook.com/networkrail/
Network Rail Twitter https://twitter.com/networkrail?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor
Online customer service desk for Network Rail http://www.thameslinkrailway.com/contact-us/
Email for Network Rail customerservices@thameslinkrailway.com
Postal address for Network Rail head office Arriva Rail North Limited 1 Admiral Way Doxford International Business Park Sunderland SR3 3XP

Network Rail customer services opening times

If you need to get in contact with Network Rail customer services, whether about Reading or any other matter, their opening times are listed as:

24 hours a day on every day where a train service runs

Directions to Reading

To find out how to get to Reading station, visit Google Maps here – or click on our map below.


Details on Reading train station

Here we have different statistics for Reading station.

Reading station information

All the information you need about Reading station.

Station Name Reading
Longitude -0.971863285
Latitude 51.45878603
Alpha Code, or TLC RDG
National Location Code (NLC) 3149
Owner/operator Network Rail
Strategic Route System (SRS) Bedford – Corby / Nottingham

Reading station facts

Interested in knowing more about Reading station? We have been able to source the following data on trains entering and exiting Reading over the past few years. This generally acts as an indication of both how popular Reading station is, but also as a key to how many popular routes are along the way. Of course, the higher the number of trains entering and exiting a station, the more it is used. For example, Reading was entered and exited 17122000 times in 2017. These stats have been provided by a third party, and have not been collated by ourselves. See our table below for full details.

Year Number of trains entering and exiting Reading station
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2017 17122000
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2016  16755984
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2015  16339602
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2014  15673400
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2013  15412998
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2012  15276176
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2011  14400405
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2010  13866258
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2009  14384236
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2008  14549487
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2007  14367752
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2006  13570560
Entries and Exits from Reading in 2005   13297027

Find out more about Reading operator Network Rail on our central hub for them here: http://www.trainstationlocations.uk/network-rail/