Cheap train tickets from London to Basingstoke

Showing times and prices for 18 Jan

Cheapest

£23

Average

£28

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Basingstoke will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 23.

Cheapest
08:28London Paddington0h58 09:26Basingstoke
1 changes
£231One-way
08:35London Waterloo0h57 09:32Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:20London Waterloo0h45 09:05Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:12London Waterloo1h16 09:28Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:09London Waterloo0h49 08:58Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way

Train schedule London to Basingstoke

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tue, 18 Jan
08:00London Waterloo0h47 08:47Basingstoke
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08:09London Waterloo0h49 08:58Basingstoke
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08:12London Waterloo1h16 09:28Basingstoke
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08:20London Waterloo0h45 09:05Basingstoke
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08:28London Paddington0h58 09:26Basingstoke
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08:35London Waterloo0h57 09:32Basingstoke
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Fastest train times from London to Basingstoke

Showing times and prices for 18 Jan

Fastest Journey

45 m

Average

55 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

72 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Basingstoke every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 72 km distance in an average of 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 45 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 16 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:20London Waterloo0h45 09:05Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:00London Waterloo0h47 08:47Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:09London Waterloo0h49 08:58Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:35London Waterloo0h57 09:32Basingstoke
0 changes
£281One-way
08:28London Paddington0h58 09:26Basingstoke
1 changes
£231One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Basingstoke

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
durationAverage train duration58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£23 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway

Trains from London to Basingstoke cover the 45 miles (72 km) long route taking on average 58 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £23, but the average price of train tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Basingstoke.

Trains from London to Basingstoke

Travelling by train from London to Basingstoke is a quick and cost-effective way of making the journey. There are frequent direct departures throughout the day with journey times of 45 minutes to one hour 15 minutes. Routes are provided by two operators with the same timetable in place seven days a week. Departures are from London Waterloo, with arrivals at Basingstoke Railway Station.

Which train companies travel from London to Basingstoke?

Train services from London to Basingstoke are provided by South Western Railway and Great Western Railway. Both have modern and spacious carriages with comfortable seating and onboard facilities that include toilets, WiFi and luggage storage space. Most routes also have trolley catering.

How long is the train from London to Basingstoke?

Direct trains from London to Basingstoke take between 45 minutes and one hour 15 minutes to complete the journey. There are also a few connecting routes with journey times of approximately 90 minutes. These require a transfer at Reading.

How many trains are there from London to Basingstoke?

There up to twelve direct departures an hour of trains from London to Basingstoke. These start in the early hours of the morning and continue until late at night with the same timetable in place throughout the week.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Basingstoke?

Departure train station: All trains to Basingstoke from London depart from London Waterloo Station. This large and busy station is centrally located in the city and within walking distance of many tourist and cultural attractions. It is served by local, regional and intercity trains, underground trains and both local and long-distance buses. Among the station facilities are bicycle parking, a taxi rank, ATMs, waiting rooms, toilets, left luggage storage, bars, cafes and restaurants as well as fast food kiosks and a range of shops that include a newsagents, chemist and book store.

Arrival train station: Trains from London to Basingstoke complete their journey at Basingstoke Station. It can be found just a short walk from the town centre and adjacent to the Mall Shopping Centre. The station is served by local, regional and intercity trains as well as by local bus services. Station facilities include car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, ATMs, toilets, WiFi, a shop and a cafe.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Basingstoke

Travel by train to Basingstoke 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 to Basingstoke.
FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train to Basingstoke from London?

You can find a cheap train from London to Basingstoke for some dates and times for as low as £23  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets to Basingstoke from London?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Basingstoke train price to come in at an average of £23  one way.

What is the distance by train from London to Basingstoke?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance between London and Basingstoke via train to be approximately 45 miles (72 km).

How long is the train between London and Basingstoke?

While the time it takes to travel 45 miles (72 km) between London and Basingstoke can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from London to Basingstoke is on average 58 min.

What station does the London to Basingstoke train leave from? Which Basingstoke train station do I come into from London?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Basingstoke.

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in Basingstoke?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London.

The most popular arrival train station, Basingstoke, is located 0.4 miles (636 m) away from the city centre of Basingstoke.

Which train companies should I travel with from London to Basingstoke?

For the trip from London to Basingstoke you can take a train with South Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Basingstoke from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains are there between London and Basingstoke a day?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from London to Basingstoke. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from London to Basingstoke? What time is the last train from London to Basingstoke?

The earliest train for this trip departs from London at 08: 04. The last train leaves from London at 08: 28. Check Omio for the latest train times from London to Basingstoke and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket between London and Basingstoke to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between London and Basingstoke within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £23 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from London to Basingstoke a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Basingstoke
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip to Basingstoke from London.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 2078437688
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139