Find a train from Cardiff to Southampton


Find the cheapest ticket for your trip

Journey details

Best price 11.50£
Journey duration 3 h 11 min
Connections per day 302
First departure: 05:28
Last departure: 23:54
Distance 139km

Compare the best train prices from Cardiff to Southampton

If you are looking for the easiest way to find the best price for your train route, virail is what you have been looking for. You just need to select the date and virail will show you all the connections offered by our partners: by filtering the results you will find the perfect solution for your budget and schedule. Virail will redirect you to the website of the company for a simple and safe booking.

Which rail companies offer connections by train from Cardiff to Southampton?

Virail finds offers from lots of rail companies in Europe and in the rest of the world. For example, it shows you the possible train connections from Cardiff to Southampton offered by Nationalrail.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the price of train tickets from Cardiff to Southampton?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Southampton also for only 11,50 €, while the average price is 67,00 €.

Trains from Cardiff to Southampton


Since the journey between Cardiff and Southampton is relatively short, you can consider carpooling or bus as alternative ways of transport with cheapest prices and similar duration.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Cardiff to Southampton?

The trains to Southampton leave Cardiff from Cardiff Queen Street [ CDQ ] or Cardiff Central [ CDF ] and arrive in Southampton Central [ SOU ].

How long will it take you from Cardiff to Southampton by train and when do the trains leave?

With the fastest connections you will be in Southampton in 2 hours and 34 minutes, but on average it takes 2 hours and 45 minutes. The first train headed to Southampton is at 06:11, while the last one leaves Cardiff at 20:11.

virail lets you search and compare times and prices of any transports from one city to another