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Journey details

Best price 14.50£
Journey duration 57 min
Connections per day 58
First departure: 05:39
Last departure: 23:34
Distance 68km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Reading 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 Reading to Southampton: which companies can you travel with?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Reading - 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 price of train tickets from Reading to Southampton?

On average, train tickets from Reading to Southampton cost 17,55 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 14,50 £.

Trains from Reading to Southampton


For short distances like between Reading 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 do the trains to Southampton leave from?

You can take the train to Southampton at Reading [ RDG ], which arrives at Southampton Central [ SOU ].

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

While the first train to Southampton leaves at 10:09, the last one is scheduled for 20:09. The average duration of the journey is of 52 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Southampton in 50 minutes.

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