Cambridge to Southampton train

Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Southampton

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Cheapest

33

Average

47

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

South Western Railway
07:09AMCambridge3h13 10:22AMSouthampton
0 transfers
331One-way
South Western Railway
08:42AMCambridge3h07 11:49AMSouthampton
0 transfers
361One-way
South Western Railway
08:44AMCambridge3h05 11:49AMSouthampton
0 transfers
421One-way
South Western Railway
09:14AMCambridge3h08 12:22PMSouthampton
0 transfers
781One-way

Train schedule from Cambridge to Southampton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 29
South Western Railway
07:09AMCambridge3h13 10:22AMSouthampton
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:42AMCambridge3h07 11:49AMSouthampton
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:44AMCambridge3h05 11:49AMSouthampton
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:14AMCambridge3h08 12:22PMSouthampton
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cambridge to Southampton

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 8 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

178 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Cambridge for Southampton every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
08:44AMCambridge3h05 11:49AMSouthampton
0 transfers
421One-way
South Western Railway
08:42AMCambridge3h07 11:49AMSouthampton
0 transfers
361One-way
South Western Railway
09:14AMCambridge3h08 12:22PMSouthampton
0 transfers
781One-way
South Western Railway
07:09AMCambridge3h13 10:22AMSouthampton
0 transfers
331One-way

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Southampton

distanceDistance110 miles (178 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price$37 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency34 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 34 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink, Greater Anglia, South Western Railway, Southern or Great Northern

Trains from Cambridge to Southampton cover the 110 miles (178 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 7 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Greater Anglia, South Western Railway, Southern or Great Northern. Normally, there are 34 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $37 (€34), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $30 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Southampton Central.

Train providers: Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern from Cambridge to Southampton trains

You can travel by train between Cambridge and Southampton with Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern for as low as $30 (€27). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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Southern

Are you making plans to travel from Cambridge to Southampton? Why not take a train with Great Northern? Omio can show you current Great Northern train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Cambridge to Southampton trains all in one place. On the Great Northern train, you can expect to travel 110 miles (178 km) to Southampton from Cambridge. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Cambridge to Southampton, you can quickly see if the Great Northern ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Great Northern train to Southampton from Cambridge, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Train information from Cambridge to Southampton with Great Northern:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 55 min
  • Great Northern frequency: 12 a day

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Thameslink train from Cambridge to Southampton online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Thameslink train to Southampton from Cambridge, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Thameslink train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 110 miles (178 km) trip between Cambridge and Southampton as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Southampton from Cambridge, you can check straight away if the Thameslink ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Thameslink Cambridge to Southampton train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Cambridge to Southampton with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 16 min
  • Thameslink frequency: 21 a day

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Southern train between Cambridge and Southampton online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Southern train between Cambridge and Southampton, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Southern train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 110 miles (178 km) trip to Southampton from Cambridge as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Southampton from Cambridge, you can check straight away if the Southern ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Southern Cambridge to Southampton train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Cambridge to Southampton

    Travel by train to Southampton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cambridge to Southampton.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cambridge to Southampton to cost as little as $30 (€27)  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cambridge to Southampton train price to come in at an average of $37 (€34)  one way.
    The distance to Southampton from Cambridge by train is approximately 110 miles (178 km).
    On average the Cambridge to Southampton train time is 3 h 7 min  covering the 110 miles (178 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Cambridge to start your route from including Cambridge and Cambridge North. In Southampton you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton, Town Quay.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Cambridge   and arrive in Southampton Central.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Cambridge, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Southampton Central, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center.

    Take the Cambridge to Southampton train with Thameslink, Greater Anglia, South Western Railway, Southern or Great Northern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Cambridge to Southampton as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 34 trains a day from Cambridge to Southampton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this trip departs from Cambridge at 7: 09 AM. The last train leaves from Cambridge at 1: 44 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cambridge to Southampton and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    You can find trains to Southampton from Cambridge to cost on average $37 (€34) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Cambridge to Southampton train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Cambridge
    Southampton
    Cambridge is the most popular Cambridge railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cambridge for your trip to Southampton.
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    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 8450507080
    Public transit options for Cambridge
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
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    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 8450507080
    Public transit options for Cambridge North
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: From bus stop on station forecourt.

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