Basingstoke to Christchurch by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 2m
  • Distance
    77 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Basingstoke to Christchurch by train

Fast trains from Basingstoke to Christchurch take around 1 hour and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 77 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basingstoke and Christchurch.

1. Are there direct trains from Basingstoke to Christchurch?

Direct trains from Basingstoke to Christchurch have been found.

We usually find around 28 direct trains on the route from Basingstoke to Christchurch every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Basingstoke to Christchurch?

The Basingstoke to Christchurch train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Basingstoke to Christchurch train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Christchurch is usually scheduled to depart Basingstoke around 05:40 and the last train is around 00:56. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basingstoke around 07:45, and the last at 00:56.

When to book Basingstoke to Christchurch train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Basingstoke to Christchurch by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basingstoke and Christchurch?

More than one train company operates on the route from Basingstoke to Christchurch, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.