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Train Timetables

An interactive exercise on reading train timetables and making time calculations.

Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Description Help More Time

This is level 2: finding information from a train timetable. Give your time answers in 24 hour time format in the same way it is shown in the timetable.


Aytown Centrald. 0648 0729 0805 0840 0913 0956 1032 1125 1224 1309 1348
Bishops' Haltd. 0701 0742 0818 - 0926 1009 1045 1138 - 1322 1401
Cayleigh Bridged. 0720 0801 0837 - 0945 1028 1104 1157 - 1341 1420
Dozy Bankd. 0731 0812 0848 - 0956 1039 1115 1208 - 1352 1431
Eyrevillea. 0749 0830 0906 0931 1014 1057 1133 1226 1315 1410 1449
Foul Streetd. 0802 - 0919 0944 - 1110 1146 - 1328 1423 -
Gravillenotd. 0820 - 0937 1002 - 1128 1204 - 1346 1441 -
High Browa. 0837 - 0954 1019 - 1145 1221 - 1403 1458 -
What time does the first train depart from from Aytown Central? Correct Wrong
What time does the 1125 train from Aytown Central arrive in Eyreville? Correct Wrong
What time does the 1328 train from Foul Street arrive in High Brow? Correct Wrong
How many stops does the 1309 train make on its journey from Aytown Central to High Brow? Correct Wrong
How many minutes does the journey from Foul Street to High Brow take? Correct Wrong
How many minutes does the journey from Bishops' Halt to Eyreville take? Correct Wrong
How may minutes less does it take the 0840 train from Aytown Central to get Eyreville than the 0913 train?

Correct Wrong
If you arrive at Gravillenot at 10:35am how many minutes will you have to wait for the next train to depart for High Brow?

Correct Wrong
If you arrive at Cayleigh Bridge at 8am what is the earliest time you could be at Eyreville?

Correct Wrong
If you have to be in High Brow by 10am at the latest what is the last train you can catch from Aytown Central?

Correct Wrong

This is Train Timetables level 2. You can also try:
Level 1 Level 3


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Description of Levels



Level 1 - Highlighting journeys on a train timetable

Level 2 - Finding information from a train timetable

Level 3 - Finding information from a real train timetable

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The video above is from RawMaths.

You may also want to use a calculator to check your working. See Calculator Workout skill 12.

Don't wait until you have finished the exercise before you click on the 'Check' button. Click it often as you work through the questions to see if you are answering them correctly. You can double-click the 'Check' button to make it float at the bottom of your screen.

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