Southampton to Canterbury train

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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Southampton to Canterbury is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

South Western Railway
21:004h27
Southampton
01:27Canterbury
£1601One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
23:0011h10
Southampton
10:10Canterbury
£1601One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
06:303h40
Southampton
10:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
07:004h10
Southampton
11:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
08:004h11
Southampton
12:11Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes

Train timetableSouthampton to Canterbury

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 22 June
South Western Railway
06:303h40
Southampton
10:10Canterbury
3 changes
South Western Railway
07:004h10
Southampton
11:10Canterbury
3 changes
South Western Railway
08:004h11
Southampton
12:11Canterbury
3 changes
South Western Railway
09:004h10
Southampton
13:10Canterbury
3 changes
South Western Railway
10:004h10
Southampton
14:10Canterbury
3 changes

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Train times from Southampton to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 40 m

Average

4 h 34 m

Trains per day

17

Distance

178 km

To travel from Southampton to Canterbury you need to make at least 3 changes.

South Western Railway
06:303h40
Southampton
10:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
07:004h10
Southampton
11:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
09:004h10
Southampton
13:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
10:004h10
Southampton
14:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes
South Western Railway
12:004h10
Southampton
16:10Canterbury
£1641One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Canterbury

distanceDistance110 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£91 (€103)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSoutheastern or South Western Railway

Trains from Southampton to Canterbury cover the 110 miles long route taking on average 3 h 11 min with our travel partners like Southeastern or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £91, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Canterbury West.

Train providers: Southeastern and South Western Railway trains Southampton to Canterbury

Travel between Southampton and Canterbury from £73 with Omio’s train partners Southeastern and South Western Railway! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

Southeastern from Southampton to Canterbury train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £74

FAQs: Southampton to Canterbury train

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton to Canterbury 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 to Canterbury.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Canterbury can start from as little as £73 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton to Canterbury is £91; 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 to Canterbury train travel time is 3 h 11 min   for the 110 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton to Canterbury leaves at 04: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton to Canterbury leaves at 08: 26.
There are 12 trains a day from Southampton to Canterbury which require at least one change with Southeastern or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Southampton to Canterbury, you can count on Southeastern or South Western Railway for the best way to get you to Canterbury. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Southampton to Canterbury and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Southampton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. When arriving in Canterbury, you can end your route in train stations like Canterbury West, Canterbury East and Canterbury East or Canterbury West.

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 Canterbury West, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Canterbury from Southampton is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 11 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Southampton to Canterbury is April.
You have options as you can travel from Southampton to Canterbury 2 different ways: coach or train.

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