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Trains from Southampton to Basingstoke

Running 12 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

Enjoy your journey from Southampton to Basingstoke when you travel with CrossCountry. With no need to worry about traffic, getting lost, or where to park the car, travelling by train is the easiest and most comfortable way to connect with the people and places you love.

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Why CrossCountry?

Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.

  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Southampton Central to Basingstoke

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Travelling to Basingstoke

  • First CrossCountry train - 08:42
  • Last CrossCountry train - 19:42

Travelling from Southampton to Basingstoke

Explore Basingstoke with CrossCountry. You'll have an easy journey on one of our trains from Southampton to Basingstoke, so you'll arrive refreshed and ready to visit family, get to work, or see the sights. Whether you stay for a day, a weekend or a week is up to you - you won't run out of things to do in Basingstoke.

Are there direct trains from Southampton to Basingstoke?

Yes, you can travel directly from Southampton to Basingstoke with CrossCountry, without needing to change.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Southampton to Basingstoke?

Trains from Southampton to Basingstoke on the CrossCountry network are designed to get you to your destination comfortably. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ). On most of our services you can make use of our electric points, subject to availability, and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.

Is WiFi available on trains from Southampton to Basingstoke?

Yes! Surf the web as you would at home with our free on-board WiFi on all our trains from Southampton to Basingstoke.

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.

Can I reserve a seat on trains from Southampton to Basingstoke?

Reserving a seat on our trains from Southampton to Basingstoke couldn't be easier, thanks to our ten minute reservation service. This service is available on most CrossCountry services for Anytime and Off-Peak ticket holders, in both Standard and First Class. You'll find all the details on our Ten Minute Reservation page.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Southampton to Basingstoke?

We want to connect you to the people and places you love, and we know that getting tickets at the best possible price is an important part of that. We aim to make finding the cheapest tickets as easy as possible. Check out our guide to finding cheap tickets, and keep an eye on our special offers for the latest deals!

Can I use my railcard on trains from Southampton to Basingstoke?

There's a good chance that you can use your railcard on our service from Southampton to Basingstoke. For full information, make sure you check out our Railcards page.


For full information about Basingstoke station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Basingstoke

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

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