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Duration 2h 4m
Distance 83.3 miles
Average price £55
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Croydon and Southampton takes 2h 4m and the fastest train takes 1h 23m. There is an hourly train service from Croydon to Southampton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Clapham Junction

  1. Clapham Junction
  2. Southampton
1h 55m
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£26 - £73

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Southampton Central. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Croydon and Southampton is 66 miles. The road distance is 83.3 miles.

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Croydon to Southampton train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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Croydon to Southampton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Southampton Central station.

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What companies run services between Croydon and Southampton?

South Western Railway operates a train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 14m. Southern also services this route 3 times a day.
Train operators
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Southern
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £60
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£21 - £30
Anytime 1st Class
£45 - £60
Train from East Croydon to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £75
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£25 - £35
Anytime 1st Class
£55 - £75

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