Trains from

London Waterloo to Southampton Central

  1. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 6
    14:20
    London Waterloo
    Platform 6
    15:05
    Basingstoke
    Platform 2
    15:10
    Basingstoke
    Platform 1
    15:41
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    London Waterloo
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 3B
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 15 estimated
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 8 estimated
    15:20
    London Waterloo
    Platform 8 estimated
    16:05
    Basingstoke
    Platform 2
    16:10
    Basingstoke
    Platform 1
    16:41
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    1 change
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 11 estimated
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4A
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    London Waterloo
    15:50
    London Waterloo
    16:36
    Basingstoke
    Platform 2
    16:42
    Basingstoke
    Platform 1
    17:17
    Southampton Central
    Platform 2B
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 2B
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    London Waterloo
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 8 estimated
    16:20
    London Waterloo
    Platform 8 estimated
    17:05
    Basingstoke
    Platform 2
    17:10
    Basingstoke
    Platform 1
    17:41
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    London Waterloo
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4A
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

  • Train Fares from: £9.10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

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  • How long does it take to travel from London Waterloo to Southampton Central by train?

    The average journey time between London Waterloo and Southampton Central is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 54 trains per day travelling from London Waterloo to Southampton Central. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from London Waterloo to Southampton Central?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from London Waterloo to Southampton Central without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London Waterloo to Southampton Central.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London Waterloo and Southampton Central?

    The distance between London Waterloo and Southampton Central is 70 miles.

    Distance: 70 miles
  • What time is the first train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central?

    The first train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central departs at .

    What time is the last train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central?

    The last train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
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    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.
  • Savings tips for London Waterloo to Southampton Central

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Find journey information for Southampton Central to London Waterloo