Southampton Central to Stansted Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£30

Average

£31

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

South Western Railway
09:00Southampton Central3h14 12:14Stansted Airport
0 changes
£301One-way
South Western Railway
08:30Southampton Central2h58 11:28Stansted Airport
0 changes
£321One-way

Train schedule Southampton Central to Stansted Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
South Western Railway
08:30Southampton Central2h58 11:28Stansted Airport
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South Western Railway
09:00Southampton Central3h14 12:14Stansted Airport
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Fastest train times from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 58 m

Average

3 h 6 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

159 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Southampton Central for Stansted Airport every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
08:30Southampton Central2h58 11:28Stansted Airport
0 changes
£321One-way
South Western Railway
09:00Southampton Central3h14 12:14Stansted Airport
0 changes
£301One-way

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Overview: Train from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport

distanceDistance99 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£32 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency21 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or South Western Railway

Trains from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport cover the 99 miles long route taking on average 2 h 58 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 21 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £32, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £32. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train providers: CrossCountry and South Western Railway trains Southampton Central to Stansted Airport

Find the best trains from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and South Western Railway from £32. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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South Western Railway

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

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Southampton Central and Stansted Airport with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes between Southampton Central and Stansted Airport as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Southampton Central to Stansted Airport train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 99 miles (159 km) route to Stansted Airport from Southampton Central with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

Southampton Central to Stansted Airport train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 50 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

Book your South Western Railway Southampton Central to Stansted Airport train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check South Western Railway up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Southampton Central to Stansted Airport routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable South Western Railway train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Southampton Central and Stansted Airport is 99 miles (159 km), and the best price for a one-way Southampton Central - Stansted Airport South Western Railway train ticket starts at £32 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your South Western Railway ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with South Western Railway!

Travel Tips: Trains from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport

Travel by train to Stansted Airport 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 to Stansted Airport.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Southampton Central and Stansted Airport to cost as little as £32  in the next 7 days.
The Southampton Central to Stansted Airport train ticket price is on average £32  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The distance from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport by train is approximately 99 miles.
On average the train from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport duration is 2 h 58 min  for the 99 miles long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Southampton Central and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Stansted Airport most often arrive at Stansted Airport and need to travel around 5 miles (8.1 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the trip from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport you can take a train with CrossCountry or South Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Stansted Airport from Southampton Central on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 21 trains a day from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport, the first train leaves at 07: 00. If you prefer late night trains from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 00. Omio shows you the latest train from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £32 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Southampton Central to Stansted Airport a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Southampton Central

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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
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes outside Platform 4 exit
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 0800 5282100
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 Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
8.1 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 327 Parking Pricing: £10. 00 for 1 hour
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 0800 028 28 78 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

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