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Modern Railway Station

This is a very modern railway station and once you know your way around it is easy to negotiate. As... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Loving this state if the art station

Bring train travel into the future this state of the art station which was open by The Queen is a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Juliette H
Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to navigate through, and the staff are extremely helpful and kind. Bathroom and waiting area on ground floor always maintained great upkeep.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very modern railway station and once you know your way around it is easy to negotiate. As a new comer it might be a bit confusing with two entry/exit points

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Bring train travel into the future this state of the art station which was open by The Queen is a centre piece from Reading, it has rejuvenated the centre of the town and made a train journey so much more comfortable and enjoyable.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Juliette H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Those who remember the old station can't fail to be impressed with this station. Easy to read information boards, plenty of refreshment outlets. More like an airport than railway station.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KenMaideheadUK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Timely arrivals and departures and trains were clean, as were the coach buses we took to/from the airport.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Angel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here with business and it was easy to locate everything I needed to find from the station. This is a great station with excellent transport links. It's very clean and offers waiting areas at each platform. Easy to get in/out and around.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank CheekyKB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Is there such a thing as an excellent station? Reading appears to heve been redisigned with the customer in mind and works quite well (which is more than can be said for Paddington!).

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

The shops, toilets and ticket office are much to be desired. Helpful staff manning the ticket booths, plus there are plenty of ticket machines around. From this station, you can get to almost everywhere in UK without changing trains. The only minus point is this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank globaltreveler
Reviewed March 4, 2019

From reading, you can go almost anywhere in the country, without changing trains. Edinburgh, Penzance, York, Manchester, Brighton, Cardiff, and of course London, just to mention a few, all without changing. The only downsides - needs more shops, needs more ticket machines.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

The concourse with the shops, loos and ticket office leaves much to be desired. There are only 2 benches, half the shops are empty and it was freezing. Has gone downhill since its renovation, needs work! However, once I went though to the platforms it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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January 31, 2019|
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Response from RobininBRISTOL | Reviewed this property |
Yes - there are waiting rooms
December 28, 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
On a weekday I would pretty much guarantee it, at the weekend you'll probably have to ring for one, but Uber also operates in Reading.