Duration 1h 26m
Distance 25.8 miles
Average price £33
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Salisbury and Christchurch takes 1h 26m and the fastest train takes 1h 6m. There is a train service every few hours from Salisbury to Christchurch. 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

  1. Salisbury
  2. Southampton Central
  3. Christchurch
1h 17m
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£21 - £45

Salisbury to Christchurch train times

Trains run hourly between Salisbury and Christchurch. The service departs Salisbury at 23:02 at night, which arrives into Christchurch at 01:08. All services require a transfer at Southampton Central and take an average of 1h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Salisbury to Christchurch. However, there are services departing from Salisbury and arriving at Christchurch via Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

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The distance between Salisbury and Christchurch is 23 miles. The road distance is 25.8 miles.

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Salisbury to Christchurch train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Salisbury station.

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Salisbury to Christchurch train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Christchurch station.

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You can take a train from Salisbury to Christchurch via Southampton Central in around 1h 17m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £19

Contact Details

Train from Salisbury to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £19
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £12
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £19

Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £22
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £22
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £22
Train from Southampton Central to Christchurch
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £23
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £23

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