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Overview: Train from London to Winchester

distanceDistance60 miles (96 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£12 (€14)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from London to Winchester cover the 60 miles (96 km) long route taking on average 1 h 9 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Winchester.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains London to Winchester

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CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from London to Winchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between London and Winchester online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train to Winchester from London, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 60 miles (96 km) trip from London to Winchester as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from London to Winchester, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry London to Winchester train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

London to Winchester train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 34 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

CrossCountry 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train to Winchester from London are the following:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains From London To Winchester: Journey Details

Trains offer a quick and comfortable way to travel from London to Winchester with around 83 services running each day. The first departure for the 100-kilometre journey leaves just after midnight and the last just before midnight. Trains run every 15 minutes or less during peak hours. Most services are direct with a few requiring changes at Basingstoke. Journey time for most services is just over an hour with some taking around 90 minutes. A few daily services are also operated from London Paddington with a change at Reading.

Taking the Train from London

Trains from London to Winchester leave from Waterloo Station. Located on Waterloo Road in the borough of Lambeth near the South Bank, the station is open 24 hours a day. As a major transport hub, Waterloo Station is very well served with transport links including the London underground, buses and taxis. Waterloo underground station is on the Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee and Waterloo and City lines for fast access to anywhere in London. Many bus routes ply the area including the N1, N68, N76, N171, N343 and N381 night buses. Buses stop on Waterloo Road and nearby Tenison Way.

Getting into Winchester by Train

Winchester is a historic city of quiet charm in Hampshire home to a notable Cathedral and a castle along with some fine Elizabethan and Regency architecture. Visitors can enjoy city walks and head out of town by bicycle or on foot to explore the surrounding river valleys. Trains from London arrive at Winchester Railway Station on Station Hill. Regular bus services operated by Stagecoach connect the station with Broadway Guildhall and other locations in town. Departures are every 30 minutes or so from morning until evening.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Winchester

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FAQs

What is the cost of cheap trains between London and Winchester?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Winchester from London to cost as little as £9  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from London to Winchester on average?

If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Winchester train prices are on average £12  one way.

What is the distance to Winchester from London via train?

The train distance from London to Winchester is around 60 miles (96 km).

What is the average London to Winchester train duration?

On average the London to Winchester train time is 1 h 9 min  covering the 60 miles (96 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Which train station from London to Winchester do I depart from? Which Winchester train station from London do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Winchester.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Winchester, located 0.1 miles (246 m) away from the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from London to Winchester?

If you're looking for trains from London to Winchester, you can rely on South Western Railway or Cross Country to get you to Winchester. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the London to Winchester journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there from London to Winchester?

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

What are the first and last departure train times from London to Winchester?

The first train from London to Winchester leaves at 08: 08   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 15. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Winchester times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I buy London to Winchester train tickets 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 buy train tickets from London to Winchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from London to Winchester a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Winchester
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 from London to Winchester.
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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
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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
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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
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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