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Overview: Train from Margate to Southampton

distanceDistance125 miles (201 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£90 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency22 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 22 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouthern or Southeastern

Trains from Margate to Southampton cover the 125 miles (201 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 47 min with our travel partners like Southern or Southeastern. Normally, there are 22 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £90, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £88. Travellers depart most frequently from Margate and arrive in Southampton Central.

Train companies: Southern and Southeastern trains Margate to Southampton

Buy your official Southern and Southeastern train tickets from Margate to Southampton from £88 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.


Looking for trains from Margate to Southampton? Southern is one of the best companies to travel with on the 125 miles (201 km) journey between Margate and Southampton. As an official travel partner of Southern, Omio quickly shows you the latest Southern train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Margate to Southampton routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Southern train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Southampton from Margate, you can quickly see if the Southern ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Margate - Southampton train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Southern!

    It’s easy to book your Southeastern train ticket from Margate to Southampton online with Omio! Simply check the current Southeastern train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Margate and Southampton as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Southeastern train tickets online. Prices for Southeastern trains between Margate and Southampton start at £88 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 125 miles (201 km). If you search for Southeastern trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Southeastern tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train to Southampton from Margate. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Margate to Southampton Southeastern train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Margate to Southampton

    Travel by train to Southampton 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 Margate to Southampton.
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Southampton from Margate to cost as little as £88  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Margate to Southampton train price to come in at an average of £90  one way.
    The train distance from Margate to Southampton is around 125 miles (201 km).
    On average the train from Margate to Southampton duration is 3 h 47 min  for the 125 miles (201 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Margate   and arrive in Southampton Central.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Margate, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) 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.

    When taking a train from Margate to Southampton, you can count on Southern or Southeastern for the best way to get you to Southampton. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Margate to Southampton and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    On average, there are 22 trains a day from Margate to Southampton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Margate to Southampton leaves at 07: 23. The last train departing from Margate to Southampton leaves at 08: 55. You can find the latest Margate to Southampton train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    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 book train tickets to Southampton from Margate within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £90 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Margate to Southampton a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    The major railway station for departures from Margate is Margate. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Margate for your trip from Margate to Southampton.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +44 3303339232
    Public transport options for Margate
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station, next to the Premier Inn.

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