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Running 10 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.
Taking the train from Basingstoke to Southampton makes your journey quick and comfortable. Travel with CrossCountry and take advantage of our regular services, connecting you with the people and places you want to see. Don't just enjoy the destination; enjoy the journey as well.
Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.
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Enjoy exploring Southampton when you travel with CrossCountry. Head to your meeting, visit your family, explore new sights or travel onwards to the surrounding areas - your itinerary is up to you. However long you're staying in Southampton and whatever you have planned, CrossCountry has you covered.
Yes, there are direct trains from Basingstoke to Southampton on the CrossCountry network.
CrossCountry makes travelling from Basingstoke to Southampton easy and comfortable, thanks to the wide range of amenities available on our trains. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ), and make use of our electric points (subject to availability), and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.
Yes! Whether you choose to stay in contact with friends or family, or simply catch up on social media, you can surf the net with our free on-board WiFi.
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.
You can reserve a seat for free on most CrossCountry services from Basingstoke to Southampton using our quick, easy and free ten minute reservation service. Reserve a seat by text message up to 10 minutes before travel if you hold Anytime or Off-Peak tickets. Check out our Ten Minute Reservation page for more information.
Looking for cheap tickets from Basingstoke to Southampton? You're in luck! At CrossCountry, we're committed to connecting you to the people and places you love and giving you the best possible price is part of that. Check out our guide to finding cheap tickets and keep an eye on our special offers.
There's a good chance that you can use your railcard on our service from Basingstoke to Southampton. For full information, make sure you check out our Railcards page.
For full information about Southampton station, check out our station guide.
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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