Middlesbrough to Southampton by train

  • First train
    05:54
  • Last train
    23:03
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 18m
  • Distance
    404 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    41
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Middlesbrough to Southampton by train

Fast trains from Middlesbrough to Southampton take around 5 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 404 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Middlesbrough and Southampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Middlesbrough to Southampton?

Journeys between Middlesbrough and Southampton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Middlesbrough to Southampton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 40 departures.

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

The Middlesbrough to Southampton train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Southampton is usually scheduled to depart Middlesbrough around 05:54 and the last train is around 23:03. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough to Southampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Middlesbrough and Southampton?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TransPennine Express

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.