Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Guildford

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£14

Average

£24

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.

The average ticket from Southampton to Guildford will cost around £ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.

South Western Railway
08:25Southampton1h15 09:40Guildford
0 changes
£141One-way
South Western Railway
09:35Southampton1h58 11:33Guildford
0 changes
£341One-way

Train schedule Southampton to Guildford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, 22 May
South Western Railway
08:25Southampton1h15 09:40Guildford
0 changes
South Western Railway
09:35Southampton1h58 11:33Guildford
0 changes

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Sun
22 May
£14South Western Railway
£13National Express
Mon
23 May
£18South Western Railway
£24National Express
Tue
24 May
£15South Western Railway
£13National Express
Wed
25 May
£17South Western Railway
£17National Express
Thu
26 May
£18South Western Railway
£11National Express
Fri
27 May
£18South Western Railway
£18National Express
Sat
28 May
£16South Western Railway
£12National Express

Fastest train times from Southampton to Guildford

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 15 m

Average

1 h 36 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

69 km

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

These direct trains cover the 69 km distance in an average of 1 h 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 15 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 58 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

South Western Railway
08:25Southampton1h15 09:40Guildford
0 changes
£141One-way
South Western Railway
09:35Southampton1h58 11:33Guildford
0 changes
£341One-way

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Guildford

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£23 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or South Western Railway

Trains from Southampton to Guildford cover the 42 miles (68 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 2 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £23, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Guildford.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Southampton to Guildford

You can travel by train between Southampton and Guildford with CrossCountry for as low as £14. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry

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

CrossCountry tickets to Guildford from Southampton are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with CrossCountry to Guildford from Southampton all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 42 miles (68 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Southampton to Guildford routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Southampton to Guildford train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Guildford with CrossCountry!

    When purchasing your CrossCountry train tickets between Southampton and Guildford, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Trains from Southampton to Guildford

    Travel by train to Guildford 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 Guildford.
    FAQs

    How much does a cheap train between Southampton and Guildford cost?

    You can find a cheap train from Southampton to Guildford for some dates and times for as low as £14  one way in the next 7 days.

    What is the average cost of a train from Southampton to Guildford?

    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Southampton to Guildford train price to come in at an average of £23  one way.

    What is the distance from Southampton to Guildford via train?

    The train distance from Southampton to Guildford is around 42 miles (68 km).

    How long is the train journey from Southampton to Guildford?

    The Southampton to Guildford train duration is on average 1 h 2 min, which is to be expected when travelling 42 miles (68 km) between Southampton and Guildford. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    Which train station in Southampton goes to Guildford? Which train station do I come into Guildford from Southampton?

    When taking a train from Southampton, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton, Town Quay. When you arrive in Guildford, your train can arrive in train stations including Guildford and London Road (Guildford).

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Southampton Central   to Guildford.

    Where is the train station in Southampton to go to Guildford? Where is the train station in Guildford located?

    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 Guildford most often arrive at Guildford and need to travel around 0.3 miles (501 m) from this train station to the city centre.

    What train companies go from Southampton to Guildford?

    When taking a train from Southampton to Guildford, you can count on Cross Country or South Western Railway for the best way to get you to Guildford. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Southampton to Guildford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    How many train services per day are there to Guildford from Southampton?

    On average, there are 25 trains a day from Southampton to Guildford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    When is the earliest train from Southampton to Guildford? When is the last train from Southampton to Guildford?

    You can take the first train from Southampton to Guildford at 04: 55   or take the last train from Southampton to Guildford leaving at 21: 00. Look for the latest Southampton Guildford train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Southampton to Guildford to get the best deals?

    If you buy Southampton to Guildford train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £23. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Guildford from Southampton. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Southampton
    Guildford
    Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Southampton for your journey to Guildford.