Duration 3h 10m
Distance 150.7 miles
Average price £97
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and Port of Southampton takes 3h 10m and the fastest train takes 2h 59m. The train service runs several times per day from Dover to Port of 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 London

  1. Dover Priory
  2. London Waterloo
  3. Port of Southampton
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Dover to Port of Southampton train times

Trains run every three hours between Dover and Port of Southampton. The earliest departure is at 18:49 in the evening, and the last departure from Dover is at 22:49 which arrives into Port of Southampton at 02:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 10m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Port of Southampton. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Southampton Central via Euston station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Dover and Port of Southampton is 120 miles. The road distance is 150.7 miles.

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Dover to Port of Southampton train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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Dover to Port of Southampton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Southampton Central station.

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