Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Stafford

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

£77

Average

£77

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 Stafford will cost around £ 77 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 77.

South Western Railway
09:30Southampton3h54 13:24Stafford
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£771One-way

Train schedule Southampton to Stafford

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South Western Railway
09:30Southampton3h54 13:24Stafford
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28 May
£77South Western Railway
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Tue
31 May
£62Cross Country
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Wed
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£56South Western Railway
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£104Loganair
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2 Jun
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Fri
3 Jun
£86South Western Railway
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Fastest train times from Southampton to Stafford

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Fastest Journey

3 h 54 m

Average

3 h 54 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

217 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Southampton for Stafford every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 217 km distance in an average of 3 h 54 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 54 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 54 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
09:30Southampton3h54 13:24Stafford
0 changes
£771One-way

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Stafford

distanceDistance134 miles (216 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£68 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Southampton to Stafford cover the 134 miles (216 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 11 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £56, but the average price of train tickets is £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Stafford.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Southampton to Stafford

CrossCountry trains will get you to Stafford from Southampton from £56. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

CrossCountry is one of the best options when travelling by train from Southampton to Stafford. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train timetables for the Southampton - Stafford route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from Southampton to Stafford is around 134 miles (216 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at £62. As you check the latest Southampton to Stafford train timetable from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Stafford safely. 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. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket to Stafford from Southampton so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Train information from Southampton to Stafford with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
  • Average Price: £62
  • CrossCountry frequency: 8 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets to Stafford from Southampton due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Stafford

Travel by train to Stafford 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 Stafford.
FAQs

What is the cost of cheap trains to Stafford from Southampton?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Southampton to Stafford for the next 7 days starting from £56  one way.

What is the average price of train tickets from Southampton to Stafford?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Southampton to Stafford train to cost on average £68  one way.

How far is it from Southampton to Stafford by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Stafford from Southampton via train to be approximately 134 miles (216 km).

What is the average Southampton to Stafford train duration?

The train time from Southampton to Stafford is on average 3 h 11 min  for the 134 miles (216 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Southampton and Stafford by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Southampton to Stafford, which train station in Southampton do I depart from and which train station in Stafford do I arrive in?

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

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

Passengers booking this route 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 Stafford most often arrive at Stafford and need to travel around 0.2 miles (432 m) from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers offer a service from Southampton to Stafford?

For the route from Southampton to Stafford you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Stafford from Southampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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

The average number of trains departing Southampton for Stafford is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What time is the earliest train from Southampton to Stafford? What time is the last train from Southampton to Stafford?

The earliest train departing from Southampton to Stafford leaves at 07: 30. The last train departing from Southampton to Stafford leaves at 10: 16. You can find the latest Southampton to Stafford train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I purchase Southampton Stafford train tickets to score the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Southampton to Stafford is on average £68 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Stafford from Southampton available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Stafford
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 Stafford.