Trains from York to Southampton

York to Southampton train information

York Southampton train map

Train duration 4h42m
Arrival Southampton, England
Departure York, England
Distance 211 Miles
Train operators Cross Country, Grand Central
Lowest train price from £50.45
Average train price £69.00

Which operators can I use?

The journey from York, situated in England and Southampton, which is in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following rail companies: Cross Country, Grand Central.

How long is the train?

Travelling by train is a quick and easy option to go to Southampton from York. The average travel time from York to Southampton is 4h42m to cover the 211 miles.

How much does it costs?

According to our data, the starting price to take the train in the next 180 days is £50.45. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for York to Southampton train tickets

from £50.45 MORE 4h42m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £18.70 MORE 10h46m

York - Southampton prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from York 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.

York - Southampton: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Days before Departure

The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the ticket is purchased. Purchasing your train from York to Southampton in advance will enable you to pay less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £51 when purchasing your train 1 month in advance which is 54% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat 3 days in advance.

Best prices for York to Southampton trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£50.45 23/11/2019 18:35 Cross Country 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£52.90 23/11/2019 07:01 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£56.50 23/11/2019 18:56 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£58.40 23/11/2019 17:35 Cross Country 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£61.80 23/11/2019 13:51 Grand Central 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£65.20 23/11/2019 08:30 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£65.20 23/11/2019 09:30 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£67.50 23/11/2019 11:58 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£68.30 23/11/2019 07:57 5 days ago
York
Southampton
Airport Parkway
£70.50 23/11/2019 08:56 5 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount York - Southampton train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your York Southampton train ticket.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to calculate how many trips 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 railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a York Southampton ticket is £68.49 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £68.49: £88/£68.49 = 1.28. It will take you approximately 2 trips from Southampton to York (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most train fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(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
York to Southampton train £68.49 £45.66 £22.83 1.29

(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