Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD)

Showing times and prices for Apr 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 55 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

110 km

Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to start from $27 with an average ticket price of $54.

The fastest train from Southampton Central (SOU) to takes 1h 55m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 17m and covers a distance of 110 km.

5 trains that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for every day with 5 travelling directly.

South Western Railway
04:30PM1h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:27PMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$271One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:00AM2h00
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:00AMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$421One-way
0 transfers
Tfl Rail
04:15PM1h55
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:10PMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$611One-way
0 transfers
Southern
06:37AM3h10
Southampton Central (SOU)
09:47AMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$651One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
04:52AM2h23
Southampton Central (SOU)
07:15AMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$731One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD)

distanceDistance68 miles (109 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$50 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway, CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Southern or Tfl Rail

Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) cover the 68 miles (109 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 29 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway, CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Southern or Tfl Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $50 (€44), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in London Paddington.

Train providers: South Western Railway, CrossCountry and Great Western Rail from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) trains

Buy your official South Western Railway, CrossCountry and Great Western Rail train tickets to London Paddington (PAD) from Southampton Central (SOU) from $27 (€24) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) train information with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: $27
  • South Western Railway frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD)

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) 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 Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD).
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) can start from as little as $20 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) is $50 (€44); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) train travel time is 1 h 29 min   for the 68 mile (109 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) leaves at 4: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) leaves at 10: 55 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) which require at least one change with South Western Railway, CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Southern or Tfl Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) you can take a train with South Western Railway, CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Southern or Tfl Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to London Paddington (PAD) from Southampton Central (SOU) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 55 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Paddington, located 3 miles (4.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Paddington (PAD) is January.
You have options as you can travel between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Paddington (PAD) 2 different ways: train or bus.

Trains departing from Southampton Central

Distance from Southampton Central to city center
Distance from Southampton Central to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes outside Platform 4 exit
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | U-Drive
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step-free category A Station - This station has step-free access to all platforms. Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to London Paddington

Distance from London Paddington to city center
Distance from London Paddington to city center
3 miles (4.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow Airport
16 miles (25 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Heathrow Express departs from the station every 15 minutes and drives directly to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located next to the ticket office.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi deck is situated above Platform 12 and is accessed via the concourse and platform 12, which has escalators and lifts to the upper level to the covered marshalled taxi rank. A queuing system is in operation. There is also a separate collection point for pre-booked taxis and a drop off point | Accessible taxis: All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair. There is also a separate collection point for prebooked taxis also further away from the lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located near the taxi stand beside Platform 11.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Flower stall Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Mini supermarket Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Wasabi | The Beer House | Barburrito | Upper Crust | The Mad Bishop & Bear (Fullers) | The Pasty Shop | Burger King | Pret a Manger | The Savanna | Soboro Bakery | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Virtuo Car Hire | Hertz
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near Platform 1.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, escalators, elevators.

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