Reading to Southampton by train
Travelling from Reading to Southampton by train
Fast trains from Reading to Southampton take around 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 63 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Reading and Southampton.
1. Are there direct trains from Reading to Southampton?
Direct trains from Reading to Southampton have been found.
We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Reading to Southampton every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Reading to Southampton?
The Reading to Southampton train travel time is normally about 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Reading to Southampton train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Southampton is usually scheduled to depart Reading around 07:52 and the last train is around 22:48.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Reading around 07:46, and the last at 22:50.
What's the Reading to Southampton train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Reading to Southampton are $20.20, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $20, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Reading 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 Reading to Southampton by train.
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Which train companies operate between Reading and Southampton?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Reading to Southampton.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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