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Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

  • First train
    04:52
  • Last train
    23:00
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 2m
  • Distance
    447 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    48
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

Fast trains from Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 5 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 447 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southampton and Newcastle upon Tyne.

1. Are there direct trains from Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Journeys between Southampton and Newcastle upon Tyne usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 47 departures on the route from Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne 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 55 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Southampton around 04:52 and the last train is around 23:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southampton around 05:09, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Southampton to Newcastle upon Tyne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Southampton and Newcastle upon Tyne?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Newcastle upon Tyne to Southampton by train

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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.