Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train

Tue, 25 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
04:491h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:34London Charing Cross (CHX)
£951One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
05:551h29
Southampton Central (SOU)
07:24London Charing Cross (CHX)
£951One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
05:151h26
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:41London Charing Cross (CHX)
£1071One-way
1 change

Train timetableSouthampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
South Western Railway
04:491h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:34London Charing Cross (CHX)
0 changes
CrossCountry
05:151h26
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:41London Charing Cross (CHX)
1 change
South Western Railway
05:551h29
Southampton Central (SOU)
07:24London Charing Cross (CHX)
0 changes

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Train times from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 26 m

Average

1 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

112 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for London Charing Cross (CHX) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

CrossCountry
05:151h26
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:41London Charing Cross (CHX)
£1071One-way
1 change
South Western Railway
05:551h29
Southampton Central (SOU)
07:24London Charing Cross (CHX)
£951One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
04:491h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
06:34London Charing Cross (CHX)
£951One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

distanceDistance69 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) cover the 69 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in London Charing Cross.

Train providers: South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Buy your official South Western Railway and CrossCountry train tickets between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Charing Cross (CHX) from £60 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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.

Train information from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 49 min
  • Cheapest Price: £60
  • South Western Railway frequency: 14 a day

FAQs: Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) 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 Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) can start from as little as £51 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) is £56; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train time is 1 h 49 min   covering the 69 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) leaves at 08: 13. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) leaves at 08: 30.
Yes, there are 14 direct trains a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) with South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the trip from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) you can take a train with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Charing Cross, located 0.3 miles (546 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London Charing Cross (CHX) from Southampton Central (SOU) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 49 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Charing Cross (CHX) is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Charing Cross (CHX) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from 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

Trains arriving to London Charing Cross

Distance from London Charing Cross to city center
Distance from London Charing Cross to city center
0.3 miles (546 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Yes, the station is all on one level and all platforms are reachable by disabled passengers. | Accessible public telephones: On the central passage in the main concourse | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located outside the front of the station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: On the concourse in front of the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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