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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Watford

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
09:25AM3h07
Southampton
12:32PMWatford
$351One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Southampton to Watford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, May 19
South Western Railway
09:25AM3h07
Southampton
12:32PMWatford
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Southampton to Watford

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Fastest Journey

3 h 7 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

109 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Southampton for Watford 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
09:25AM3h07
Southampton
12:32PMWatford
$351One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Watford

distanceDistance68 miles (109 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway, Southern or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton to Watford cover the 68 miles (109 km) long route taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway, Southern or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $55 (€47), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Watford Junction.

Train companies: South Western Railway, Southern and CrossCountry from Southampton to Watford trains

For as little as $129 (€111) you can travel by train to Watford from Southampton with South Western Railway, Southern and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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 Watford train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: $129
  • South Western Railway frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Trains from Southampton to Watford

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton to Watford 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 Watford.
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Watford can start from as little as $36 (€31) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton to Watford is $55 (€47); 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 Watford is on average 2 h 20 min   for the 68 mile (109 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Watford from Southampton by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton to Watford leaves at 4: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton to Watford leaves at 12: 15 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Southampton to Watford which require at least one change with South Western Railway, Southern or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Southampton to Watford, you can count on South Western Railway, Southern or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Watford. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Watford from Southampton and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 12: 15 PM.

When departing from Southampton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. When arriving in Watford, you can end your journey in train stations like Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North.

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 Watford Junction, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Watford from Southampton is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 20 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton to Watford by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Watford from Southampton including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Southampton and Watford

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Watford
Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Southampton for your trip to Watford.
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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