Duration 2h 44m
Distance 129.9 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Southampton and Ashford takes 2h 44m and the fastest train takes 2h 14m. There is a train service every few hours from Southampton to Ashford. 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. Southampton Central
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Ashford
2h 38m
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£45 - £121

Southampton to Ashford train times

Trains run hourly between Southampton and Ashford. The earliest departure is at 20:30 in the evening, and the last departure from Southampton is at 23:00 which arrives into Ashford at 07:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Southampton to Ashford? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Ashford International via Waterloo station and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Southampton and Ashford is 101 miles. The road distance is 129.9 miles.

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Southampton to Ashford train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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Southampton to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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You can take a train from Southampton to Ashford via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, and St Pancras International in around 2h 38m.
Train operators
Southern
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £50
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£17 - £25
Anytime 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Brighton to Bexhill
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £28
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£8 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£21 - £28
Train from Bexhill to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£7 - £11
Anytime 1st Class
£18 - £24

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