Romford to Southampton by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 12m
  • Distance
    128 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 38m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Romford to Southampton by train

Fast trains from Romford to Southampton take around 2 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 128 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Romford and Southampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Romford to Southampton?

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

We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Romford to Southampton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 50 departures.

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

The Romford to Southampton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Southampton is usually scheduled to depart Romford around 05:43 and the last train is around 19:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Romford around 05:54, and the last at 22:43.

When to book Romford 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 Romford to Southampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Romford and Southampton?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TfL Rail
  • UK Rail Connections

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.