Dorchester to Southampton by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 13m
  • Distance
    80 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 27m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Dorchester to Southampton by train

Fast trains from Dorchester to Southampton take around 1 hour and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 80 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dorchester and Southampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Dorchester to Southampton?

Direct trains from Dorchester to Southampton have been found.

We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Dorchester to Southampton every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Dorchester to Southampton?

The Dorchester to Southampton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Dorchester to Southampton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Southampton is usually scheduled to depart Dorchester around 06:02 and the last train is around 22:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dorchester around 05:52, and the last at 22:22.

When to book Dorchester 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 Dorchester to Southampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Dorchester and Southampton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Dorchester to Southampton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.