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Southampton Central


Southampton Central station
Blechynden Terrace
SO15 1AL

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Ticket office

Closed now

Mon - Fri:  5:40 AM to 8:45 PM
Sat:  6:00 AM to 8:45 PM
Sun:  6:30 AM to 8:45 PM

Station details

General information

Station Operator: SW
Station Code: SOU
Staffing Level: Full Time

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
False Smartcard Issued
True Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
False Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Ticket Office Note:
In main entrance and both booking halls

Passenger services

False> Lost Property Contact Available
Website: Go to website
True Ticket Gate

False> Left Luggage Contact Available
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

True> Atm Machine
True Baby Change
False Bureau De Change
True Post Box
True Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
True Shops
False Showers
True Station Buffet
True Telephones (Cards & Coins)
True Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
True Trolleys
False WebKiosk
False WiFi
Wifi Note:
Find WiFi Hotspots around Southampton Central station
True Waiting Room

Car parking

true Car parking
Name: Station Car Park - upside
Spaces: 182

Annual Charge: £1149.00
Daily Charge: £9.30
Monthly Charge: £125.90
Off Peak Charge: £3.50
Six Monthly Charge: N/A
Per Hour Charge: N/A
Three Monthly Charge: £377.70
Weekly Charge: £45.90
False Car Parking Contact Available


True Cycle Storage Availability

Sheltered: Yes
Spaces: 392
Type: Lockers

Platform 1 - 200 spaces

Platform 4 - 44 spaces

Outside Platform 4 entrance - 8 spaces

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

True Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

False Taxi Rank

False Car Hire

False Airport
False Metro
True Bus Service


True Accessible Booking Office Counter

False Accessible Public Telephones

True National Key Toilets

True Induction Loop
True Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

True Step Free Access

Step Free Access Note:

Southampton Central is fully accessible to Wheelchair users 24 hours a day.

False Accessible Taxis

True Accessible Ticket Machines

Accessible Ticket Machines Note:

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

False Impaired Mobility Set Down

Live departures and arrivals for Southampton Central

Live departures for Southampton Central
Due Destination Platform Expected further details  Additional Information 
04:52 London Waterloo Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to London Waterloo
05:15 Manchester Piccadilly via Coventry & Stoke-on-Trent Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Manchester Piccadilly via Coventry & Stoke-on-Trent
05:20 London Waterloo Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to London Waterloo

timetables for Southampton Central

24 - Littlehampton and Worthing to Brighton and London

For services calling at London Victoria, Clapham Junction, East Croydon, London Bridge, Gatwick Airport, Haywards Heath, Brighton, Hove, Aldrington, Portslade, Fishersgate, Southwick, Shoreham-by-Sea, Lancing, East Worthing, Worthing, West Worthing, Durrington-on-Sea, Goring-by-Sea, Angmering, Littlehampton, Barnham, Bognor Regis, Chichester, Havant, Portsmouth & Southsea, Portsmouth Harbour, Southampton Central

24 - Littlehampton and Worthing to Brighton and London

19 May to 14 December 2019

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