The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Winchester to London will cost around £ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 22.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Winchester for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 97 km distance in an average of 1h 6m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1h 1m .
The slowest train will take 1h 12m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
1 hours 10 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£31|
|Trains depart from:||Winchester|
|Trains arrive in:||London|
|Train Companies:||Cross Country, South Western Railway|
Direct trains from Winchester to London take just over 1 hour and arrive at London Waterloo Staton. The first train for London departs Winchester shortly after 5.00 a.m. on weekdays, soon after 5:30 a.m. on Saturdays and just before 7.00 a.m. on Sundays. Peak fares apply on travel to London before 9:30 a.m. There are then several trains every hour until shortly after 23:30 p.m. when the final train for London departs Winchester.
All trains from Winchester to London depart from Winchester Train Station, which is located to the northwest of central Winchester on Station Road. For those travelling on foot, the station is a 5-minute walk from the High Street or 4 minutes via the No.5 bus from the bus station. Taxis are available to and from the station at all times. Winchester is a small two platform station with all London-bound trains departing from the same platform.
Trains from Winchester arrive into London via one of the city's main southern terminus', London Waterloo. From London Waterloo, visitors can choose either the Northern, Bakerloo or Jubilee underground line to connect with anywhere else in London. The West End is approximately five minutes by tube, whilst the City of London can be reached in under ten minutes. The London Underground service ends at 1:30 a.m. when a night bus service takes over. Taxis are located outside of Waterloo 24 hours a day.