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Southampton Central
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Location
Place Southampton City Centre
Local authority City of Southampton
Grid reference SU412121
Operations
Station code SOU
Managed by South Western Railway
Platforms in use 5
Live arrivals/departures and station information from National Rail
History
Original company London and South Western Railway
Pre-grouping London and South Western Railway
Post-grouping Southern Railway
1 November 1895 Opened (Southampton West)
1934–1935 Enlarged
7 July 1935 Renamed (Southampton Central)
10 July 1967 Renamed (Southampton)
29 May 1994 Renamed (Southampton Central)
National Rail - UK railway stations
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Southampton Central railway station is the main train station in Southampton. It is served by First Great Western, South West Trains, CrossCountry & Southern. It has services terminating for Portsmouth and Southsea, Great Malvern, London Waterloo, Newcastle and other services.

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