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Southampton - Hook Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 8 daily trains from Southampton to Hook. Traveling by train from Southampton to Hook usually takes around one hour and 7 minutes, but the fastest South Western Railway train can make the trip in 42 minutes.

Distance32 mi (52 km)
Fastest train0h 42m
Lowest price$8.64
Trains per day7
Most frequent serviceSouth Western Railway
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Southampton to Hook?

South Western Railway is the one and only train line which connects Southampton to Hook. However, there are 8 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
South Western Railway81h 8m$10.83
  • South Western Railway

    South Western Railway

    South Western Railway train tickets from Southampton to Hook start from $9, and on average cost . Daily there are 8 South Western Railway schedules to Hook. South Western Railway in Southampton leaves from Swaythling Station and 3 other stations. And in Hook trains arrive at Station Approach / Road .

    From Southampton to Hook train travel on South Western Railway takes 1 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hook faster, South Western Railway offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, South Western Railway offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Hook.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Southampton to Hook during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Southampton to Hook?

The distance between Southampton and Hook is approximately 32 miles, or 52 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 42 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Hook.

When are trains the most crowded?

Saturday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Southampton to Hook. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Saturday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Monday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Southampton at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Southampton to Hook?

There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. 7 of these are direct connections to Hook. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Hook to Southampton.

City Information


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Southampton is a scenic city along England's south coast, known for its history as an important port. No matter the time of year you visit, Southampton has a wealth of activities and attractions.

Your first stop is the SeaCity Museum, where you can discover the city's history and engage with the model of the RMS Titanic. Next, the Solent Sky Museum turns your attention skyward as it details Southampton's aviation history. The Southampton City Art Gallery is a hidden gem to view painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, print, and video exhibits. And if you’re on a tour of England’s premier league stadiums, Southampton’s St. Mary’s Stadium is a must.

For a unique dining experience, try the café at the Tudor House and Garden Museum. They serve local food and fantastic coffee in a home that's over 800 years old. Then, as you walk through the nearby Cultural Quarter, keep your eyes peeled for remnants of the city's medieval walls amidst the chic bars and stores.

Southampton Airport does serve international flights, but it's easy to reach Southampton even if you fly into one of London's airports. South Western Railway and Megabus provide train and bus service from London and other cities throughout the United Kingdom.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Southampton?

Main departure station: Swaythling Station

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 4 stops and stations in Southampton where you can board the train.

All train stations in Southampton:

  • Swaythling Station

  • St Denys Station

  • Southampton Airport Parkway

  • Botley Station

Where is the train station in Hook?

Main arrival station: Station Approach / Road

Hook has one train station.

All train stations in Hook:

  • Station Approach / Road

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