Eastbourne to Southampton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:49
  • Last train
    00:06
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 27m

Travelling from Eastbourne to Southampton by train

Fast trains from Eastbourne to Southampton take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 117 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Eastbourne and Southampton.

Are there direct trains from Eastbourne to Southampton?

Journeys between Eastbourne and Southampton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Eastbourne to Southampton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 56 departures.

How long is the train journey from Eastbourne to Southampton?

The Eastbourne to Southampton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Eastbourne to Southampton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Southampton is usually scheduled to depart Eastbourne around 04:49 and the last train is around 00:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Eastbourne around 05:02, and the last at 00:06.

When to book Eastbourne to Southampton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Eastbourne to Southampton by train.

Which train companies operate between Eastbourne and Southampton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Eastbourne to Southampton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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