London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
South Western Railway
08:154h19
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
South Western Railway
08:004h00
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:00Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
South Western Railway
08:304h04
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
3 changes
Cheapest
South Western Railway
08:153h45
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:00Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
09:003h34
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
£1081One-way
4 changes

Train timetableLondon Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
South Western Railway
08:004h00
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:00Southampton Central (SOU)
2 changes
South Western Railway
08:154h19
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
2 changes
Greater Anglia
08:153h27
Stansted Airport (SSD)
11:42Southampton Central (SOU)
3 changes
South Western Railway
08:153h45
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:00Southampton Central (SOU)
3 changes
South Western Railway
08:304h04
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
3 changes
South Western Railway
09:003h34
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
4 changes

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Train times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 27 m

Average

3 h 51 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

159 km

To travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) you need to make at least 2 changes.

Fastest
Greater Anglia
08:153h27
Stansted Airport (SSD)
11:42Southampton Central (SOU)
£1081One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
09:003h34
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
£1081One-way
4 changes
South Western Railway
08:153h45
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:00Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
08:004h00
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:00Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
2 changes
South Western Railway
08:304h04
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:34Southampton Central (SOU)
£371One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU)

distanceDistance99 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway, Tfl Rail, Abellio Greater Anglia or CrossCountry

Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) cover the 99 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 51 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway, Tfl Rail, Abellio Greater Anglia or CrossCountry. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18.

Train providers: South Western Railway, Tfl Rail and Abellio Greater Anglia trains London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU)

Find the best trains to Southampton Central (SOU) from London Stansted Airport (STN) with Omio's travel partners South Western Railway, Tfl Rail and Abellio Greater Anglia from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

South Western Railway from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 51 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18

FAQs: London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) is £39; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) train travel time is 2 h 51 min   for the 99 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) leaves at 07: 13. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) leaves at 15: 15.
When taking a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU), you can count on South Western Railway, Tfl Rail, Abellio Greater Anglia or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Southampton Central (SOU). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Southampton Central (SOU) from London Stansted Airport (STN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
A trip to Southampton Central (SOU) from London Stansted Airport (STN) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 51 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southampton Central (SOU) by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Southampton Central (SOU) from London Stansted Airport (STN) including taking a coach or train.

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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