Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) train

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Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
14:434h35
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
19:18Southampton Central (SOU)
£1071One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:434h42
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
22:25Southampton Central (SOU)
£1071One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
06:104h32
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:42Southampton Central (SOU)
£1651One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLiverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
Avanti West Coast
14:434h35
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
19:18Southampton Central (SOU)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:434h42
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
22:25Southampton Central (SOU)
0 changes
Cross Country
06:104h32
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:42Southampton Central (SOU)
0 changes

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Train times from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 32 m

Average

4 h 36 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

298 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) for Southampton Central (SOU) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
06:104h32
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:42Southampton Central (SOU)
£1651One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:434h35
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
19:18Southampton Central (SOU)
£1071One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:434h42
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
22:25Southampton Central (SOU)
£1071One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU)

distanceDistance184 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£113 (€128)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Virgin Trains or West Midlands Trains

Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) cover the 184 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Virgin Trains or West Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £72, but the average price of train tickets is £113. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Southampton Central.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Virgin Trains and West Midland Trains trains Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU)

CrossCountry, Virgin Trains and West Midland Trains trains will get you to Southampton Central (SOU) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from £87. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

    FAQs: Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) can start from as little as £72 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) is £113; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) train travel time is 4 h 32 min   for the 184 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) leaves at 06: 04. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) leaves at 19: 43.
    There are 14 trains a day from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Virgin Trains or West Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    When taking a train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU), you can count on CrossCountry, Virgin Trains or West Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Southampton Central (SOU). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 43.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0.4 miles (732 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Southampton Central, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Southampton Central (SOU) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 32 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) by train is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Southampton Central (SOU) including taking a train or coach.

    Trains departing from Liverpool Lime Street

    Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
    Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
    0.4 miles (732 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
    Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
    Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Liverpool John Lennon Airport
    8 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 40 minutes using the AirLink 500 shuttle bus service.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    Located near Platform 7.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    The Excess Baggage Co. Lockers and staffed luggage storage counter are located in the main concourse near the escalators across from Platform 6. Open daily 08: 00 to 21: 00.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station
    Dining
    Dining
    Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | Upper Crust | Starbucks | JD Wetherspoon
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Green Motion | Avis
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located in the main concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Full wheelchair access throughout the station, with help points at the Skelhorne Street entrance and at customer information desk in the main concourse.

    Trains arriving to Southampton Central

    Distance from Southampton Central to city center
    Distance from Southampton Central to city center
    0.7 miles (1.2 km)
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    ATM
    ATM
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Yes outside Platform 4 exit
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Dining
    Dining
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Hertz | U-Drive
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step-free category A Station - This station has step-free access to all platforms. Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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