Southampton to Chelmsford train

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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Chelmsford

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
09:25AM3h44
Southampton
01:09PMChelmsford
$431One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Southampton to Chelmsford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, May 26
South Western Railway
09:25AM3h44
Southampton
01:09PMChelmsford
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Southampton to Chelmsford

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Fastest Journey

3 h 44 m

Average

3 h 44 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

160 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Southampton for Chelmsford 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
09:25AM3h44
Southampton
01:09PMChelmsford
$431One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Chelmsford

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton to Chelmsford cover the 99 miles (159 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $43 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $55 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Chelmsford.

Train providers: South Western Railway and CrossCountry from Southampton to Chelmsford trains

Buy your official South Western Railway and CrossCountry train tickets between Southampton and Chelmsford from $48 (€41) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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.

South Western Railway from Southampton to Chelmsford train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: $48

FAQs: Trains from Southampton to Chelmsford

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton to Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford.
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Chelmsford can start from as little as $43 (€37) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton to Chelmsford is $55 (€48); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Southampton to Chelmsford is on average 2 h 42 min   for the 99 mile (159 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Southampton to Chelmsford by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton to Chelmsford leaves at 5: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton to Chelmsford leaves at 10: 15 AM.
There are 10 trains a day from Southampton to Chelmsford 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 to Chelmsford train with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Southampton to Chelmsford as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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 Chelmsford, located 0.1 miles (233 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Southampton to Chelmsford is October.
Yes, you can take a train from Southampton to Chelmsford.

Important Stations and Airports in Southampton and Chelmsford

Southampton
Chelmsford
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 Chelmsford.
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)
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