Duration 4h 59m
Distance 238.5 miles
Average price £170
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Liverpool and Southampton takes 4h 59m and the fastest train takes 4h 32m. There is a train service every few hours from Liverpool 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 • 4h 58m

  1. Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Southampton
4h 58m
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Liverpool to Southampton train times

Trains run hourly between Liverpool and Southampton. The earliest departure is at 19:11 in the evening, and the last departure from Liverpool is at 21:34 which arrives into Southampton at 08:42. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 4h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Southampton Central via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Southampton is 187 miles. The road distance is 238.5 miles.

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Liverpool to Southampton train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Liverpool to Southampton train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Southampton Central station.

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