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Duration 2h
Distance 84.8 miles
Average price £63
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Southampton and ExCeL London takes 2h and the fastest train takes 1h 48m. There is an hourly train service from Southampton to ExCeL London. 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. ExCeL London
1h 53m
£38 - £76

Southampton to ExCeL London train times

Trains run hourly between Southampton and ExCeL London. The earliest departure is at 12:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Southampton is at 22:30 which arrives into ExCeL London at 00:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to ExCeL London. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Custom House via Waterloo station and Canning Town DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 53m.

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The distance between Southampton and ExCeL London is 75 miles. The road distance is 84.8 miles.

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

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Southampton to ExCeL London train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at London Waterloo station.

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There are 30131+ hotels available in ExCeL London. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Southampton and ExCeL London?

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £70 and the journey takes 1h 22m.
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