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Overview: Train from Southampton to Penzance

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£88 (€98)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersFirst Great Western Service

Trains from Southampton to Penzance cover the 188 miles (304 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 54 min with our travel partners like First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £88, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £49. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Penzance.

Train companies: Great Western Rail trains Southampton to Penzance

For as little as £49 you can travel by train to Penzance from Southampton with Great Western Rail. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Great Western Rail

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Southampton and Penzance, check Omio for Great Western Rail trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 188 miles (304 km) route from Southampton to Penzance, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Great Western Rail trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Great Western Rail train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Penzance from Southampton as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your Great Western Rail train on Omio. If you search for trains to Penzance from Southampton in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for Great Western Rail trains to Penzance from Southampton starting at £113, buy your official Great Western Rail tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Travel Tips: Trains from Southampton to Penzance

Travel by train to Penzance 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 Penzance.
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Southampton to Penzance for as little as £49  in the next 7 days.
The Southampton to Penzance train ticket price is on average £88  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Southampton to Penzance train distance is approximately 188 miles (304 km).
The Southampton to Penzance train duration is on average 5 h 54 min, which is to be expected when travelling 188 miles (304 km) to Penzance from Southampton. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

Passengers booking this journey 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 Penzance most often arrive at Penzance and need to travel around 0.3 miles (482 m) from this train station to the city centre.

For the trip from Southampton to Penzance you can take a train with First Great Western Service. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Penzance from Southampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Southampton to Penzance. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Southampton to Penzance train departs at 07: 10   and the last train from Southampton to Penzance leaves at 09: 57. Check out the most up-to-date Southampton to Penzance train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Penzance from Southampton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £88 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Southampton to Penzance a few months in advance.

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 to Penzance from Southampton.
Amenities at station
Public transport options for Southampton Central
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
Public transport options for Southampton Airport Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Through Journeys: Station Forecourt Bus Stop off Wide Lane (A335) Terminating Journeys: Car Park at Eastleigh end, off Wide Lane (A335)

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