Fastest journey1hr 11m
Travelling from Southampton to Dorchester by train
Fast trains from Southampton to Dorchester take around 1 hour and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 80 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southampton and Dorchester.
Are there direct trains from Southampton to Dorchester?
Direct trains from Southampton to Dorchester have been found.
We usually find around 40 direct trains on the route from Southampton to Dorchester every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.
How long is the train journey from Southampton to Dorchester?
The Southampton to Dorchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Southampton to Dorchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dorchester is usually scheduled to depart Southampton around 06:13 and the last train is around 22:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southampton around 06:21, and the last at 23:03.
Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.
When to book Southampton to Dorchester 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 Dorchester by train.
Which train companies operate between Southampton and Dorchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Southampton to Dorchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- 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.