Trains from London to Salisbury

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The cheapest trains

from London
to Salisbury

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Cheapest

£31

Average

£43

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

The average ticket from London to Salisbury will cost around £ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 31.

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09:20London Waterloo1h2210:42Salisbury
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£311One-way
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08:50London Waterloo1h3110:21Salisbury
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£461One-way
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09:50London Waterloo1h3011:20Salisbury
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£461One-way
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08:20London Waterloo1h2209:42Salisbury
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£461One-way
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10:20London Waterloo1h2211:42Salisbury
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£461One-way

Train Times

London to Salisbury

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08:20London Waterloo1h2209:42Salisbury
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08:50London Waterloo1h3110:21Salisbury
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09:20London Waterloo1h2210:42Salisbury
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09:50London Waterloo1h3011:20Salisbury
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10:20London Waterloo1h2211:42Salisbury
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Prices across different modes

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Mon
Aug 26
£31South Western Railway
£13National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£27South Western Railway
£11National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£27South Western Railway
£10National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£22South Western Railway
£11National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£46South Western Railway
£11National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£46South Western Railway
£10National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£46South Western Railway
£10National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£47South Western Railway
£10National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£13South Western Railway
£10National Express
Sun
Sep 8
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Tue
Sep 10
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£10National Express
Wed
Sep 11
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Thu
Sep 12
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Fri
Sep 13
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express
Sat
Sep 14
£10South Western Railway
£10National Express

The fastest trains

from London
to Salisbury

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Fastest Journey

1h 22m

Average

1h 25m

Trains per day

5

Distance

126 km

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

These direct train cover the 126 km distance in an average of 1h 25m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1h 22m .

The slowest train will take 1h 31m 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
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08:20London Waterloo1h2209:42Salisbury
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£461One-way
Fastest
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09:20London Waterloo1h2210:42Salisbury
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£311One-way
Fastest
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10:20London Waterloo1h2211:42Salisbury
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£461One-way
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09:50London Waterloo1h3011:20Salisbury
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£461One-way
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08:50London Waterloo1h3110:21Salisbury
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£461One-way

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Journey Summary

London to Salisbury Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 38 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £29
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Salisbury
Distance:126 km
TrainTrain Companies:Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Trains from London to Salisbury

The Wiltshire town of Salisbury is famous for its cathedral spire and for its proximity to the ancient monument at Stonehenge. Sightseers planning a day trip from the capital can take direct trains seven days a week from London Waterloo Station. Journey times for trains from London to Salisbury are around one hour and 30 minutes. Departure times from the capital range from early morning to late evening. Indirect services with one change en route provide alternative options from Waterloo and London Paddington.

Which train companies travel from London to Salisbury?

South Western Railway operates all the direct services from London Waterloo to Salisbury. Indirect connections use South Western Railway services from Waterloo with a change at Basingstoke. An alternative option uses Great Western Railway departures from London Paddington, changing to South Western Railway departures at Reading for onward travel to Salisbury.

How long is the train from London to Salisbury?

South Western Railway connections from London Waterloo to Salisbury take around  one hour and 30 minutes to cover the 72-mile trip south-west to the Wiltshire town. Indirect connections via Basingstoke or Reading take two to three minutes longer.

How many trains are there from London to Salisbury?

The South Western Railway timetable offers hourly direct trains from London to Salisbury from  just after 8:00 a.m. to just before midnight. In addition, there are  hourly indirect services to Salisbury via Basingstoke. The Sunday schedule  offers direct trains from Waterloo every two hours, but there are more frequent indirect connections from London Paddington, changing at Reading.

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

Departure train station:  London Waterloo Station is located close to the Thames on the south side of central London, with city buses stopping at the adjacent terminus and Underground connections available on three lines. Paddington Station is west of the city centre, with five Underground lines and city bus stops on Praed Street. Both stations have coffee shops, WiFi, supermarkets,  fast food restaurants and taxi ranks.

Arrival train station: Salisbury Station is situated west of the town centre, with public transport links including a shuttle service to Stonehenge departing from the station entrance and local bus services leaving from stops on South Western Road and Fisherton Street. Passenger facilities include cash points, vending machines, a cafe and taxi ranks.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Salisbury
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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