Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train

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

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
05:30PM3h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
08:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1061One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

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South Western Railway
05:30PM3h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
08:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
0 transfers

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

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Fastest Journey

3 h 14 m

Average

3 h 14 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

159 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for Stansted Airport (SSD) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
05:30PM3h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
08:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1061One-way
0 transfers

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

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$58 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) cover the 99 miles (159 km) long trip 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 trip costs around $58 (€51), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train providers: South Western Railway and CrossCountry from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) trains

South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains will get you to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Southampton Central (SOU) from $27 (€24). 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 Stansted Airport (SSD) train information with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: $27

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

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) 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 Stansted Airport (SSD).
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) can start from as little as $14 (€12) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) is $58 (€51); 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 Stansted Airport (SSD) train time is 2 h 57 min   covering the 99 mile (159 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) leaves at 6: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) leaves at 8: 00 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) which require at least one change with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Southampton Central (SOU) and Stansted Airport (SSD) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 00 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 Stansted Airport, located 30.9 miles (49.9 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Southampton Central (SOU) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 57 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to Stansted Airport (SSD) including taking a 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 Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
30.9 miles (49.9 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles (0 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

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