The ancient maritime city of Southampton with its historic Old Town, world-class museums, theatres and contemporary boutiques makes for a wonderful day or weekend break.
Fast becoming a popular leisure and cultural destination, Southampton offers visitors the chance to explore superb heritage attractions, sample a diverse nightlife or simply enjoy a coffee and slice of cake in any one of its cosmopolitan cafes.
Like any city, avoid the stress of navigating complicated one-way systems while finding somewhere to park by travelling by train. Southampton Central station is conveniently located near the city’s port, major retail district and Old Town – making our trains perfect for Southampton days out.
Getting to Southampton
Southampton is the ideal city for a day trip or long weekend break. With so many things to do in Southampton you’ll want to arrive feeling refreshed and ready to explore, and that’s where we come in. With regular services running to Southampton Central from major UK cities including London, Birmingham and Newcastle you can choose when to come and go at your leisure.
There are plenty of ways to make getting to Southampton even cheaper when you travel with us. Railcard holders can save up to 1/3 on each ticket- we have a variety of Railcards available as well as the traditional student and senior cards, with similar savings to be had on our Off-Peak tickets. If you’re travelling with a group of 3-9 friends for a night out in the city, take a look at our GroupSave ticket.