Interpreting Timetables: When's the Next Train? (2)

In this worksheet, students read information and answer questions based on a railway timetable.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Time and Timetables

Difficulty level:

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, children must answer questions based on a railway timetable.

Example

 Windsor and Eton 4:20 4:50 — 5:50 Datchet — 5:00 — 6:00 Staines 5:00 5:30 6:00 6:30 Ashford 5:25 5:55 6:25 — Richmond 5:40 6:10 6:40 — Clapham Juction 6:00 6:30 7:00 7:30 London Waterloo 6:20 6:50 7:20 7:50

From the given timetable, answer the questions.

Question 1  Which train doesn't stop at Datchet?

Answer 1    The 4:20 train from Windsor and Eton (there is a gap here)

Question 2  How long does it take to get from Ashford to Clapham Junction?

Answer 2    35 minutes (e.g. 5:25 to 6:00)

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't stop at Ashford? ____________________

2:50 train from Datchet

1:20 train from Windsor and Eton

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't stop at  two stations ? ____________________

2:40 train from Staines

2:35 train from Windsor and Eton

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

How long does the journey from Windsor and Eton to London Waterloo take? __________

130 mins

90 mins

170mins

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

How often do trains run from Staines on this line?

every 25 minutes

every 20 minutes

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

How many minutes does it take to get from Clapham Juction to London Waterloo?

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

I want to be in London by 3:30.

Which is the better train to take from Ashford?

the 2:30 train

the 2:55 train

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

I have just missed the 2:00 train from Datchet.

How long must I wait for the next train?

50 minutes

40 minutes

 Windsor and Eton 9:50 10:40 — 12:20 Datchet — 10:50 — 12:30 Staines 10:25 11:15 12:05 12:55 Ashford 10:35 11:25 12:15 — Richmond 11:05 11:55 12:45 — Clapham Juction 11:15 12:05 12:55 13:45 London Waterloo 11:35 12:25 13:15 14:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't start at Windsor and Eton ? ___________________

the 12:05 Staines train

the 10:25 Staines train

 Windsor and Eton 9:50 10:40 — 12:20 Datchet — 10:50 — 12:30 Staines 10:25 11:15 12:05 12:55 Ashford 10:35 11:25 12:15 — Richmond 11:05 11:55 12:45 — Clapham Juction 11:15 12:05 12:55 13:45 London Waterloo 11:35 12:25 13:15 14:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't stop at Datchet ?

the 9:50 train from Windsor and Eton

the 12:05 train from Staines

• Question 1

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't stop at Ashford? ____________________

2:50 train from Datchet
• Question 2

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't stop at  two stations ? ____________________

2:35 train from Windsor and Eton
• Question 3

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

How long does the journey from Windsor and Eton to London Waterloo take? __________

90 mins
• Question 4

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

How often do trains run from Staines on this line?

every 25 minutes
• Question 5

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

How many minutes does it take to get from Clapham Juction to London Waterloo?

10
• Question 6

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

I want to be in London by 3:30.

Which is the better train to take from Ashford?

the 2:30 train
• Question 7

 Windsor and Eton 1:20 1:45 — 2:35 Datchet — 2:00 — 2:50 Staines 1:50 2:15 2:40 3:05 Ashford 2:05 2:30 2:55 — Richmond 2:20 2:45 3:10 — Clapham Juction 2:40 3:05 3:30 3:55 London Waterloo 2:50 3:15 3:40 4:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

I have just missed the 2:00 train from Datchet.

How long must I wait for the next train?

50 minutes
• Question 8

 Windsor and Eton 9:50 10:40 — 12:20 Datchet — 10:50 — 12:30 Staines 10:25 11:15 12:05 12:55 Ashford 10:35 11:25 12:15 — Richmond 11:05 11:55 12:45 — Clapham Juction 11:15 12:05 12:55 13:45 London Waterloo 11:35 12:25 13:15 14:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't start at Windsor and Eton ? ___________________

the 12:05 Staines train
• Question 9

 Windsor and Eton 9:50 10:40 — 12:20 Datchet — 10:50 — 12:30 Staines 10:25 11:15 12:05 12:55 Ashford 10:35 11:25 12:15 — Richmond 11:05 11:55 12:45 — Clapham Juction 11:15 12:05 12:55 13:45 London Waterloo 11:35 12:25 13:15 14:05

From the given timetable, answer the question.

Which train doesn't stop at Datchet ?

the 9:50 train from Windsor and Eton
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