Trains from Milton Keynes to Southampton

Milton Keynes to Southampton train information

Milton Keynes Southampton train map

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Arrival Southampton, England
Departure Milton Keynes, England
Distance 83 Miles

Which train company can I use?

Search for your ticket on gopili to see the different companies for your train from Milton Keynes (South East England) to Southampton (South East England). The services on board will change depending on the train provider.

How far is it by train?

The duration to travel to Southampton from Milton Keynes can change depending if the train is direct or with changes. There are 83 miles between both cities.

What is the price of the train?

Fares can change quickly. We recommend you to launch a search to check the latest available offers.

Best prices for Milton Keynes to Southampton train tickets

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Milton Keynes - Southampton prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Milton Keynes to Southampton by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Milton Keynes - Southampton: the best time to book cheap trains

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The Prices for train tickets Milton Keynes to Southampton tend to increase the closer you get to your departure day. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 3 days in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £49 whereas when booking 1 day in advance, you will need to spend at least £57 for your trip. Thus, you will save 15% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 3 days in advance as opposed to 1 day in advance.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Milton Keynes to Southampton trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Milton Keynes and Southampton by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Southampton to Milton Keynes and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Milton Keynes - Southampton train tickets

The most efficient way to spend less on your Milton Keynes Southampton train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons railcard.

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the card to be worthwile. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you book afterwards, you will make savings.

As an example, train tickets from Milton Keynes to Southampton cost on average £50.00 (1). By dividing £88 by £50.00 (£88/£50.00 = 1.76), it appears that after only 2 one way journeys from Southampton to Milton Keynes, the railcard will have paid for itself.

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train tickets.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Milton Keynes to Southampton train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare