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Overview: Train from Southampton to Macclesfield

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€95)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Southampton to Macclesfield cover the 165 miles (266 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £84, but the average price of train tickets is £84. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Macclesfield.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Southampton to Macclesfield

CrossCountry trains will get you from Southampton to Macclesfield from £84. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.


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

Are you making plans to travel to Macclesfield from Southampton? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Southampton to Macclesfield trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 165 miles (266 km) to Macclesfield from Southampton. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Macclesfield from Southampton, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way CrossCountry train from Southampton to Macclesfield, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Southampton to Macclesfield train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 53 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets to Macclesfield from Southampton and when travelling by train:

  • 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 Macclesfield

Travel by train to Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield.

How much do cheap train tickets to Macclesfield from Southampton cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Macclesfield from Southampton for as low as £84  for the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Southampton to Macclesfield?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Southampton to Macclesfield train to cost on average £84  one way.

What is the distance by train from Southampton to Macclesfield?

The distance from Southampton to Macclesfield by train is approximately 165 miles (266 km).

How many hours does it take from Southampton to Macclesfield by train?

On average the train from Southampton to Macclesfield duration is 4 h 5 min  for the 165 miles (266 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

What station does the Southampton to Macclesfield train leave from? Which Macclesfield train station do I come into from Southampton?

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

Where is the Southampton train station located? Where is the Macclesfield train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Southampton Central, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Southampton. The most popular arrival train station in Macclesfield, called Macclesfield, is located around 0.1 miles (233 m) away from its city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Southampton to Macclesfield?

For the trip from Southampton to Macclesfield you can take a train with South Western Railway or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Southampton and Macclesfield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there from Southampton to Macclesfield?

On average, there are 7 trains a day from Southampton to Macclesfield. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Southampton to Macclesfield? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train departing from Southampton to Macclesfield leaves at 09: 00. The last train departing from Southampton to Macclesfield leaves at 09: 00. You can find the latest Southampton to Macclesfield train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket between Southampton and Macclesfield to get the best deals?

If you book a train ticket to Macclesfield from Southampton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £84 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Macclesfield from Southampton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Southampton is Southampton Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Southampton Central for your trip from Southampton to Macclesfield.

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