Southampton to Nottingham by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Southampton to Nottingham by train
Fast trains from Southampton to Nottingham take around 3 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 223 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southampton and Nottingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Southampton to Nottingham?
Journeys between Southampton and Nottingham usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 47 departures on the route from Southampton to Nottingham 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 64 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Southampton to Nottingham?
The Southampton to Nottingham train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Southampton to Nottingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Nottingham is usually scheduled to depart Southampton around 04:52 and the last train is around 23:00.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southampton around 05:09, and the last at 23:08.
What's the Southampton to Nottingham train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Southampton to Nottingham are $37.43.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $38 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $47. 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 Nottingham 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 Nottingham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Southampton and Nottingham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Southampton to Nottingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- Northern Rail
- South West Trains
- South Western Railway
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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