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Southampton Central to Cambridge

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  1. Southampton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    04:52
    Southampton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:34
    London Waterloo
    Platform 11 estimated
    06:34
    London Waterloo
    07:42
    London Kings Cross
    07:42
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 8 estimated
    08:30
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. Southampton Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:20
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:37
    Clapham Junction
    Platform 7 estimated
    06:50
    Clapham Junction
    Platform 14 estimated
    06:58
    London Victoria
    Platform 10 estimated
    07:00
    London Victoria
    07:42
    London Kings Cross
    07:42
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 8 estimated
    08:30
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  3. Southampton Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:20
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:46
    London Waterloo
    Platform 12 estimated
    06:46
    London Waterloo
    08:12
    London Kings Cross
    08:12
    London Kings Cross
    09:01
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. Southampton Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    06:08
    Southampton Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    08:26
    East Croydon
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:31
    East Croydon
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:12
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Southampton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:16
    Southampton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:06
    Reading
    Platform 13B estimated
    07:24
    Reading
    Platform 11 estimated
    07:54
    London Paddington
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:54
    London Paddington
    08:42
    London Kings Cross
    08:42
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:30
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  6. Southampton Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    06:33
    Southampton Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    06:48
    Eastleigh
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:55
    Eastleigh
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:04
    London Waterloo
    Platform 15 estimated
    08:04
    London Waterloo
    09:12
    London Kings Cross
    09:12
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    10:03
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  7. Southampton Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:36
    Southampton Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:32
    Three Bridges
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:41
    Three Bridges
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:40
    Cambridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Southampton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:43
    Southampton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:38
    London Waterloo
    Platform 15 estimated
    08:38
    London Waterloo
    09:42
    London Kings Cross
    09:42
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 11 estimated
    10:30
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  9. Southampton Central
    Platform 2A estimated
    07:12
    Southampton Central
    Platform 2A estimated
    09:03
    Three Bridges
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:10
    Three Bridges
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:11
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. Southampton Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    07:33
    Southampton Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    08:31
    Barnham
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:47
    Barnham
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:33
    Three Bridges
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:40
    Three Bridges
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:40
    Cambridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    Cambridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Southampton Central to Cambridge

  • Train Fares from: £10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Southampton Central to Cambridge by train?

    The average journey time between Southampton Central and Cambridge is . On an average weekday, there are 21 trains travelling from Southampton Central to Cambridge. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Southampton Central to Cambridge by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Southampton Central to Cambridge cost?

    Train tickets from Southampton Central to Cambridge can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Southampton Central to Cambridge?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Southampton Central to Cambridge without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Southampton Central to Cambridge.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Southampton Central and Cambridge?

    The distance between Southampton Central and Cambridge is 111 miles.

    Distance: 111 miles
  • What time is the first train from Southampton Central to Cambridge?

    The first train from Southampton Central to Cambridge departs at .

    What time is the last train from Southampton Central to Cambridge?

    The last train from Southampton Central to Cambridge 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.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *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.

Southampton Central to Cambridge timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Southampton Central to Cambridge for Tuesday 28th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
04:5208:303h 38m, 2 changes
05:2008:303h 10m, 3 changes
05:2009:013h 41m, 2 changes
06:0810:124h 4m, 1 change
06:1609:303h 14m, 3 changes
06:3310:033h 30m, 3 changes
06:3610:404h 4m, 1 change
06:4310:303h 47m, 2 changes
07:1211:113h 59m, 1 change
07:3311:404h 7m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Cambridge to Southampton Central.

How to find cheap train tickets from Southampton Central to Cambridge

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.