Compare train tickets from Philadelphia to Reading
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Philadelphia to Reading right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
What is the price of a train ticket from Philadelphia to Reading?
In the last month, $33.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Philadelphia, PA to Reading, PA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Philadelphia to Reading?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Philadelphia to Reading are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Philadelphia at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Philadelphia to Reading?
Trains leave the station in Philadelphia twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from Philadelphia to Reading?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Reading, Pennsylvania. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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Where is the train station in Philadelphia?
There is one train station in Philadelphia:
- 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
Where is the train station in Reading?
Reading has one train station:
- Intercity Bus Terminal
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