There are 3 ways to get from Swindon to Southampton by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Southampton Central

$40 - $80

2 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$57 - $94

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Southampton 64.3 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Southampton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Southampton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Southampton is 48 miles. The road distance is 64.3 miles.

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The train from Swindon to Southampton Central takes 1 h 54 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Swindon and arriving at Southampton Central. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 48.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Swindon, England and Southampton, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swindon to Southampton once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40

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