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London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) by train

It takes an average of 48m to travel from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) by train, over a distance of around 31 miles (50 km). There are normally 47 trains per day travelling from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) and tickets for this journey start from £16.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 35m
PriceFrom £16.20
Distance31 miles (50 km)
Frequency47 trains per day
First train05:12
Last train00:14
Departure stationLondon Waterloo
Arrival stationFarnborough (Main)
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsSouth Western Railway

London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) train times

Check out the next trains departing from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) for Tuesday 12th July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
12:42 13:32 50m, direct
12:45 13:32 47m, 1 change
13:09 13:44 35m, direct
13:12 14:02 50m, direct
13:20 14:30 1h 10m, 1 change
13:42 14:34 52m, direct
13:45 14:34 49m, 1 change
14:09 14:44 35m, direct
14:12 15:02 50m, direct
14:20 15:30 1h 10m, 1 change

How to travel from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main)? Look no further.

You'll usually find 47 trains per day running between London Waterloo and Farnborough (Main), which usually take 1 hour 28 minutes to complete the 31 miles (50 km) journey. It can take as little as 35 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. South Western Railway trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Farnborough (Main).

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) start from £15.00 when you book in advance. Travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard can also help you save.

Keen to book your train tickets to Farnborough (Main)? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train timetable with live train times above, and tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs further down the page.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main)? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) take?

The average journey time by train between London Waterloo and Farnborough (Main) is 48 minutes, with around 47 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London Waterloo and Farnborough (Main) by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) is 35 minutes.

How much does the train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) cost?

Train ticket prices from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) can start from as little as £16.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main)?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) without having to change trains. There are 47 direct trains from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) leave?

The first train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) leaves at 05:12. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) leave?

The last train from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) leaves at 00:14. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London Waterloo and Farnborough (Main) by train?

Trains travelling from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) cover a distance of around 31 miles (50 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo.

Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main)

Train tickets from London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) start at £16.20 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for London Waterloo to Farnborough (Main) is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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