Duration 2h 36m
Distance 98.4 miles
Average price £65
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Southampton and Hertfordshire takes 2h 36m and the fastest train takes 2h 12m. There is an hourly train service from Southampton to Hertfordshire. 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. London Kings Cross
  3. Hertfordshire
2h 19m
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£49 - £87

Southampton to Hertfordshire train times

Trains run hourly between Southampton and Hertfordshire. The earliest departure is at 06:55 in the morning, and the last departure from Southampton is at 22:55 which arrives into Hertfordshire at 06:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Sunday, January 19, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Hertfordshire. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Welwyn Garden City via Waterloo station, Euston station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Southampton and Hertfordshire is 82 miles. The road distance is 98.4 miles.

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

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Southampton to Hertfordshire train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Welwyn Garden City station.

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