Trains from Preston to Southampton

Preston to Southampton train information

Preston Southampton train map

Train duration 4h20m
Arrival Southampton, England
Departure Preston, England
Distance 205 Miles
Train operators Virgin Trains
Lowest train price from £33.90
Average train price £94.00

The trains from Preston (North West England) to Southampton (South East England) are provided by Virgin Trains. The services on board can change depending on the train company.

Travelling by train is a fast and easy option to go to Southampton from Preston. The average travel duration between Preston to Southampton is 4h20m to travel the 205 miles.

According to our data, the starting price to take the train in the next 180 days is £33.90. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Preston to Southampton train tickets

from £33.90 MORE 4h20m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £13.00 MORE 10h52m

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Best prices for Preston to Southampton trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£33.90 16/01/2020 18:21 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£34.00 16/01/2020 19:05 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£38.60 16/01/2020 18:17 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£42.10 16/01/2020 17:17 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£43.00 16/01/2020 17:59 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£49.40 16/01/2020 11:59 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£49.40 16/01/2020 16:59 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£57.60 16/01/2020 09:18 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£58.50 16/01/2020 13:59 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
Preston
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£63.00 16/01/2020 14:17 Virgin Trains 4 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Preston - Southampton train tickets

Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to spend less for your Preston Southampton train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are five types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

How much can I save with a railcard?

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to assess the number of journeys you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, how much you're saving on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Preston Southampton ticket is £93.63 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £93.63: £88/£93.63 = 0.94. You will need to make approximately 1 trips from Southampton to Preston (one way trip) with your railcard to be profitable.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

The price to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to have the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most adult fares for one year.

(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
Preston to Southampton train £93.63 £62.42 £31.21 0.94

(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