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Southampton Rail connections


Getting to Southampton by train

Southampton Central is a busy station hub with services provided by South West Trains, First Great Western, Cross Country and Southern. CityLink, a free shuttle bus (£1 for non Red Funnel customers) operates every 30 minutes between the station and Red Funnel's ferry terminals on Town Quay. Aprroximate journey time: 10 minutes.

Ferry terminals (B) in relation to Southampton Central (A)


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Integrated ticketing: Did you know that both East Cowes and West Cowes are part of the national rail network? This means you can buy a single, day return or period return fare from any train station ticket office, rail appointed travel agent, self-service ticket machine or train company telesales service which includes ferry travel between Southampton & East Cowes or Southampton & West Cowes.

South West Trains operate frequent services on the line between Weymouth and London Waterloo (Clapham Jct, Woking, Basingstoke, Winchester, Southampton Airport, Southampton Central, Bournemouth Poole, Weymouth). Approximate journey time between Southampton Central and London Waterloo is 75 minutes. Note: Eurostar services to and from Brussels, Paris and Lille have moved to St. Pancras station.

Cross Country Trains operate between Scotland, the North, Midlands and Birmingham; First Great Western run from South Wales through Bristol and Salisbury; South West Trains run services from Weymouth, Poole and Bournemouth and Southern provide services to Portsmouth and Brighton.


Southern Railway Travel News


South West Trains Travel News

Wed, 22 November 01:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central due 03:18
22/11/17 01:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central due 03:18 will be terminated at Basingstoke.

Thu, 23 November 05:10 Exeter St Davids to London Waterloo due 08:46
23/11/17 05:10 Exeter St Davids to London Waterloo due 08:46 will be started from Axminster.

22:54 Basingstoke to London Waterloo due 00:36
Facilities on the 22:54 Basingstoke to London Waterloo due 00:36.

Cancellations to services on all routes
Due to forecast high winds trains have to run at reduced speed on some lines.

Holborn Station Information
HOLBORN STATION: On Monday to Friday between 07:30 and 10:00. No entry to the station from street level. Customers for the Central line should use Chancery Lane or Tottenham Court Road stations. Customers for the Piccadilly line should use Covent Garden or Russell Square stations

Ashford Middlesex: Ticket Vending Machine problem
The ticket vending machines are out of order at Ashford Middlesex station.

Ashford Middlesex: Toilets out of order
All toilets are out of order at Ashford Middlesex station.

Ashford Middlesex: Ticket Vending Machine problem
The ticket vending machines are out of order at Ashford Middlesex station.

Clapham Junction: Lifts out of order
The lifts will be out of order between platforms 13 and platform 14 from now until further notice. at Clapham Junction station.

Esher: Ticket Vending Machine problem
The ticket vending machines are out of order at Esher station.



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Southampton <> West Cowes, Isle of Wight

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