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Journey details

Best price 31.50£
Journey duration 3 h 38 min
Connections per day 111
First departure: 04:41
Last departure: 22:55
Distance 194km

Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Southampton on virail

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Leicester to Southampton , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Trains from Leicester to Southampton: which companies can you travel with?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Leicester and Southampton.

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 cheapest price for train tickets to Southampton?

The average price of train tickets from Leicester to Southampton is of 82,30 £. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Leicester to Southampton can be around 31,50 £.

Trains from Leicester to Southampton


If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.

For short distances like between Leicester and Southampton, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

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

The trains to Southampton can leave from Leicester [ LEI ] and arrive at Southampton Central [ SOU ].

How long does it take from Leicester to Southampton and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 4 hours and 22 minutes to get to Southampton by train, but you will need 3 hours and 53 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 10:03, whereas the last one leaves Leicester at 21:03.

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