Duration 2h 49m
Distance 124.6 miles
Average price £72
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Southampton and Canvey Island takes 2h 49m and the fastest train takes 2h 11m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Southampton to Canvey Island. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Southampton Central
  2. West Ham
  3. South Benfleet
2h 15m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£46 - £84

Southampton to Canvey Island train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Southampton and South Benfleet. The earliest departure is at 04:52 in the morning, and the last departure from Southampton is at 23:00 which arrives into South Benfleet at 06:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Southampton to Canvey Island? 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 Canvey Island. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Benfleet via Waterloo station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Southampton and Canvey Island is 97 miles. The road distance is 124.6 miles.

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

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Southampton to Canvey Island train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Canvey Island. Prices start at £75 per night.

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