Southampton to Croydon by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Southampton to Croydon by train
Fast trains from Southampton to Croydon take around 1 hour and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 100 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southampton and Croydon.
1. Are there direct trains from Southampton to Croydon?
Journeys between Southampton and Croydon 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 30 departures on the route from Southampton to Croydon 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 45 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Southampton to Croydon?
The Southampton to Croydon train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Southampton to Croydon train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Croydon is usually scheduled to depart Southampton around 04:52 and the last train is around 23:12.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southampton around 05:12, and the last at 22:55.
What's the Southampton to Croydon train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Southampton to Croydon are $11.28.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $24 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $25. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Southampton to Croydon 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 Southampton to Croydon by train.
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Which train companies operate between Southampton and Croydon?
More than one train company operates on the route from Southampton to Croydon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- South West Trains
- South 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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