Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
09:002h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:57London Stansted Airport (STN)
£391One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:303h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:44London Stansted Airport (STN)
£601One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:003h11
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:11London Stansted Airport (STN)
£651One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSouthampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
South Western Railway
09:002h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:57London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:003h11
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:11London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:303h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:44London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes

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Train times from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 57 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

159 km

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

South Western Railway
09:002h57
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:57London Stansted Airport (STN)
£391One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:003h11
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:11London Stansted Airport (STN)
£651One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:303h14
Southampton Central (SOU)
11:44London Stansted Airport (STN)
£601One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

distanceDistance99 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) cover the 99 miles long route taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16.

Train providers: South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

For as little as £30 you can travel by train between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Stansted Airport (STN) with South Western Railway and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Train information from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 58 min
  • Cheapest Price: £171
  • CrossCountry frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 Stansted Airport (STN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is £46; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 2 h 56 min   to travel the 99 mile long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 06: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 19: 00.
There are 16 trains a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) which require at least one change with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Stansted Airport (STN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 00.
A trip to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Southampton Central (SOU) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Southampton Central (SOU) 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

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