Reading Green Park is a new station being built to the south of Reading. It will be situated on the Reading to Basingstoke line with services running every 30 minutes in each direction.

The station is due to open in early 2023.

Improving transport links for the south of Reading

The new station will provide improved sustainable travel options to and from the area for:

  • Local residents travelling into Reading and Basingstoke town centres
  • Employees at Green Park business park
  • Fans attending matches at Reading Football Club

The station will also help to ease congestion on the A33 road and unlock growth potential in the south of Reading.

Facilities

The station will include:

  • Two fully-accessible platforms
  • An overbridge providing access to both platforms via stairs and lifts
  • A bus interchange and cycle parking facilities
  • Two car parks (managed by Reading Borough Council), including 12 blue badge spaces and drop-off parking
  • A ticket hall, complete with toilets, ticket gates and ticket machines
  • Live train departure screens
  • Help points

Making the work happen

The station is being delivered by Reading Borough Council, with support from Network Rail and Great Western railway, with funding support from:

  • Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Great Western Railway
  • Department for Transport
  • Network Rail
  • Local Developer Contributions

Find out more

Aerial footage of the station in November 2022

Aerial footage of the station in February 2022

 

Video and image credit: Reading Borough Council

FAQs

  • When is the station opening?
  • What services will call at the station?
  • How many platforms are at the station?
  • Is there a building at the station?
  • Will the station be staffed?
  • Does the station have a car park?
  • Can I get to the station by bus or bike?