Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

South Western Railway
09:00AM2h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:57AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
$491One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:30AM3h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:44AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
$761One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:00AM3h11
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:11AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
$831One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, April 16
South Western Railway
09:00AM2h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:57AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:00AM3h11
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:11AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:30AM3h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:44AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Fastest Journey

2 h 57 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

159 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for London Stansted Airport (STN) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
09:00AM2h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:57AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
$491One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:00AM3h11
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:11AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
$831One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:30AM3h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:44AMLondon Stansted Airport (STN)
$761One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) cover the 99 miles (159 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $54 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€25).

Train companies: South Western Railway and CrossCountry from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) trains

South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains will get you between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Stansted Airport (STN) from $33 (€29). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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 Stansted Airport (STN) train information with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: $33

FAQs: Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 Stansted Airport (STN).
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) can start from as little as $29 (€25) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is $54 (€48); 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 Stansted Airport (STN) train travel time is 2 h 57 min   for the 99 mile (159 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 8: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 3: 15 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) which require at least one change with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN), you can count on South Western Railway or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to London Stansted Airport (STN). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The cheapest month for a train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is March.
You have options as you can travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) 2 different ways: bus or train.

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

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