Gloucester to Southampton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 25m

Travelling from Gloucester to Southampton by train

Fast trains from Gloucester to Southampton take around 2 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 119 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gloucester and Southampton.

Are there direct trains from Gloucester to Southampton?

Journeys between Gloucester and Southampton usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Gloucester 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 53 departures.

How long is the train journey from Gloucester to Southampton?

The Gloucester to Southampton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Gloucester to Southampton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Southampton is usually scheduled to depart Gloucester around 06:10 and the last train is around 23:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gloucester around 06:20, and the last at 23:09.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Gloucester 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 Gloucester to Southampton by train.

Which train companies operate between Gloucester and Southampton?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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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