Southampton to Basingstoke train

Wed, Jul 24
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Basingstoke

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Southampton to Basingstoke is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cross Country
05:15AM0h31
Southampton
05:46AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:00AM0h36
Southampton
09:36AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
07:15AM0h31
Southampton
07:46AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:15AM0h31
Southampton
08:46AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Southampton to Basingstoke

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 24
Cross Country
07:15AM0h31
Southampton
07:46AMBasingstoke
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:15AM0h31
Southampton
08:46AMBasingstoke
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:00AM0h36
Southampton
09:36AMBasingstoke
0 transfers
Cross Country
05:15AM0h31
Southampton
05:46AMBasingstoke
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Southampton to Basingstoke

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Fastest Journey

31 m

Average

32 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

46 km

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

Cross Country
07:15AM0h31
Southampton
07:46AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:15AM0h31
Southampton
08:46AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
05:15AM0h31
Southampton
05:46AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:00AM0h36
Southampton
09:36AMBasingstoke
$101One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Basingstoke

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
durationAverage train duration31 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 18 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton to Basingstoke cover the 28 miles (45 km) long trip taking on average 31 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $12 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Basingstoke.

Train companies: South Western Railway and CrossCountry from Southampton to Basingstoke trains

For as little as $7 (€6) you can travel by train between Southampton and Basingstoke with South Western Railway and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Southampton to Basingstoke. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Southampton to Basingstoke train information:

  • Average Duration: 31 min
  • Cheapest Price: $7
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

FAQs: Trains from Southampton to Basingstoke

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton to Basingstoke 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 to Basingstoke.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Basingstoke can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton to Basingstoke is $12 (€10); 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 to Basingstoke train travel time is 31 min   for the 28 mile (45 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton to Basingstoke leaves at 4: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton to Basingstoke leaves at 7: 47 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Southampton to Basingstoke without having to change trains with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. There are 18 direct trains from Southampton to Basingstoke each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Southampton to Basingstoke you can take a train with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Basingstoke from Southampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 47 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 Basingstoke, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Basingstoke from Southampton is worth doing with a journey time of 31 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton to Basingstoke by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Basingstoke from Southampton 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Southampton and Basingstoke

Southampton
Basingstoke
The major railway station for departures from Southampton is Southampton Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Southampton Central for your journey between Southampton and Basingstoke.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 600 0650
Public transit options for Southampton Central
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
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 600 0650
Public transit options for Southampton Airport Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Through Journeys: Station Forecourt Bus Stop off Wide Lane (A335) Terminating Journeys: Car Park at Eastleigh end, off Wide Lane (A335)
The major train station for arrivals in Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your journey to Basingstoke from Southampton.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 600 0650
Public transit options for Basingstoke
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Forecourt, off Alencon Link

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