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Train Information from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouthern

Trains from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central cover the 56 miles (91 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 54 min with our travel partners like Southern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £16, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £5.

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Trains from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Southampton Central from Gatwick Airport for as little as £5  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central on average?
The Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central train ticket price is on average £16  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is it from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central by train?
The Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central train distance is approximately 56 miles (91 km).
How many hours does it take from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central by train?
While the time it takes to travel 56 miles (91 km) between Gatwick Airport and Southampton Central can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central is on average 1 h 54 min.
Which train providers should I travel with from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central?
When taking a train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central, you can count on Southern for the best way to get you to Southampton Central. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Southampton Central from Gatwick Airport and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central?
The average number of trains departing Gatwick Airport for Southampton Central is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central? What time is the last train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central?
The first Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central train departs at 07: 09   and the last train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central leaves at 09: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central to get the best deals?
If you book Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £16. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gatwick Airport
Southampton Central
The major railway station for departures from Gatwick Airport is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip to Southampton Central from Gatwick Airport.

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