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Address

Southampton Central Station
Blechynden Terrace
Southampton
Hampshire
SO15 1AL
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Station overview

A ticket office is available. Ticket office
Baby changing facilities are available. Baby changing facilities
A ticket machine is available. Ticket machine
A waiting room is available. Waiting room
Wheelchairs are available. Wheelchairs
Wi-Fi is available. Wi-Fi
Toilets are available. Toilets
A post box is available. Post box
 
Time
Destination
Platform

Buying tickets and collecting them -

Facility Information
Ticket office information

In main entrance and both booking halls

Ticket office opening hours Monday to Friday: 05:40 to 20:45 Saturday: 06:00 to 20:45 Sunday: 06:30 to 20:45
Self service ticket machines A ticket machine is available.
Collection of pre-purchased tickets Collection of pre-purchased tickets is available.

General services information +

Service Information
British Transport Police 0800 40 50 40
CCTV CCTV systems are available.
Rail Replacement Service

Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)

Information Systems Information systems are not available.

Passenger services +

Service Information
Southampton Central station customer services

Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650

Left luggage Left luggage is not available.
Lost property Lost property is available at the station. Monday to Friday: 07:30 to 19:00
Lost property contact details

URL: https://www.southwesternrailway.com/contact-and-help/lost-property

First class information +

Facility Information
Lounge A first class lounge is not available.
Lounge opening hours A first class lounge is not available.

Station facilities +

Facility Information
Seating area A seating area is available.
Waiting rooms Waiting rooms are available.
Waiting room information

All platforms. Waiting rooms are heated and seating complies with Code of Practice.

Trolleys Trolleys are available.
Refreshment facilities Refreshment facilities are available.
Toilets Toilets are available.
Toilets information The toilets are located in the Waiting Rooms on Platforms 1 and 4. The National key toilets are located on Platforms 1 and 4; these toilets are operated by a radar key. A radar key is available from station staff upon request. A 'National Key Scheme' key [RADAR] can be purchased by contacting the following. Address: 12 City Forum, 250 City Road, London, EC1V 8AF. Tel: 020 7250 3222. Minicom: 020 7250 4119. Fax: 020 7250 0212. Email: radar@radar.org.uk.
Baby changing Baby changing facilities are available.
Pay phone Pay phones are not available.
Public Wi-Fi Wi-Fi is available. Find WiFi Hotspots around Southampton Central station
Post box A Post box is available.
Post box information

Outside Platform 1 entrance 

Tourist information office A tourist information office is not available.
Cashpoint A cashpoint is available.
Bureau de change A bureau de change is not available.
Shops Shops are available.
Showers Showers are not available.

Accessibility +

Facility Information
Helpline information A helpline is available.

Assistance from station staff is available to customers boarding and alighting trains, and moving through this station - at all times trains are running. Please make yourself known to staff at the Ticket Gateline. You can book assistance up to 2 hours before your journey when travelling on South Western Railway. Planning in advance isn't always possible so do not worry if you haven't booked - our staff will do their best to assist you onto your preferred train. After staffing hours, you can use our 24 hour Assisted Boarding Points service via WhatsApp or Telephone: 0800 528 6599. More information here: here

Meeting point for assistance - gateline. 

A ramp to board the train is available at all times, both for pre-booked and Turn Up and Go assistance. 

Monday to Friday: 24 Hours a Day Saturday: 24 Hours a Day Sunday: 24 Hours a Day
Helpline contact details 0800 5282100

URL: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

Customer help points available Customer help points are available.
Customer help points information

Help points are available on all platforms

Staff help Staff help is available.

The station is staffed 24 hours a day. 

Staff help opening times Saturday: 00:00 to 02:00 Sunday: 00:00 to 01:00
Accessible ticket machines Accessible ticket machines are available.
Accessible ticket machines information

All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details

Accessible ticket office counter An accessible ticket office counter is available.
Induction loop An induction loop is available.
Ramp for train access A ramp for train access is available.
Accessible taxis Accessible taxis are not available.
Accessible public pay phones Accessible public pay phones are not available.
National key toilets National key toilets are available.
Step free access coverage Whole Station

Step-free category A Station - This station has step-free access to all platforms.

Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge.

Impaired mobility set down Impaired mobility set down Machine is available.
Disabled parking Disable parking is not available.
Wheelchairs Wheelchairs are available.
Ticket gates Ticket gates are present.

Car parking +

Station Car Park - upside
Spaces 182
Opening times
  • Monday to Friday: 24 Hours a Day
  • Saturday: 24 Hours a Day
  • Sunday: 24 Hours a Day
Charges
  • Off peak: £3.50
  • Per hour: N/A
  • Daily: £9.30
  • Weekly: £45.90
  • Monthly: £125.90
  • Three monthly: £377.70
  • Six monthly: N/A
  • Annual: £1149.00
Contact details

Weekend tickets available after 1200 Friday £10.00

Off Peak from 1600 Monday to Sunday

Premium-downside
Spaces 19
Opening times
  • Monday to Friday: 24 Hours a Day
  • Saturday: 24 Hours a Day
  • Sunday: 24 Hours a Day
Charges
  • Off peak: £4.50
  • Per hour: N/A
  • Daily: £13.50
  • Weekly: N/A
  • Monthly: N/A
  • Three monthly: N/A
  • Six monthly: N/A
  • Annual: N/A
Contact details

Weekend tickets available after 1200 Friday £13.20

Off Peak from 1600 Monday to Sunday

Bus connections +

Bus services available Bus services are available.
Bus services information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Cycle storage +

Cycle storage available Cycle storage is available.
Storage type Lockers, Stands, Wheel Racks
Spaces 392
Sheltered Yes
CCTV Yes
Storage location

Platform 1 - 200 spaces

Platform 4 - 44 spaces

Outside Platform 4 entrance - 4 spaces

Outside Platform 1 entrance - A new bike hut with 140 two tier spaces

Other transport links +

Transport Information
Taxi rank available A taxi rank is available.
Taxi rank information

Yes outside Platform 4 exit 

Airport available Airport information is not available.
Port available Port information is available.
Port information

Southampton Cruise ship terminals.

Bus link to Town Quay for Isle of Wight Ferries. 

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