Your new route to London...

Avoid the stress of Gatwick when you travel from Guernsey to London Waterloo via Southampton; the alternative way to arrive in the heart of London.

We've teamed up with South West trains to bring you a special Blue Islands return anytime train ticket for just £30.

  • Once you have purchased your flight to or from Southampton at flybe.com, call South West Trains on 0345 6000 650 (Open 0600 - 2200 everyday excluding 24 & 25 December) to book your special rail fare.
     
  • Customers will need to quote "Rail Air Single" or "Rail Air Return" between "Southampton Airport Parkway and London Waterloo".
     
  • Arrive at London Waterloo from Southampton Airport in as little as 68 minutes.
     
  • With the Southampton Airport Parkway train station so close to the airport, getting from the plane to the train couldn't be easier!

Avoid the stress of Gatwick - have you tried it yet? 

Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I book?
Once you have purchased your flight to or from Southampton at flybe.com, you can book the special rail fare through the South West Trains Call Centre:

  • Call 0345 6000 650 (Open 0600 - 2200 everyday excluding 24 & 25 December) 
  • Customers will need to quote "Rail Air Single" or "Rail Air Return" between "Southampton Airport Parkway and London Waterloo".

How much can I save?
The return anytime tickets are exceptional value, offering great savings on a normal ticket and valid for one month from the date of outbound travel.

Ticket Type Blue Islands fare Normal fare (for comparison purposes only)
Standard Class Single £          25.00 £            37.80
Return £          30.00 £            81.00
First Class Single £          40.00 £            68.80
Return £          45.00 £           137.60

 
Which routes is this special rate available on?

Guernsey - Southampton Southampton - Guernsey

Is it a fixed price or does it vary?
No, the special return anytime Blue Islands fare is fixed, but there are other options available such as first class and one-way tickets which will affect the price.

Children's fares are available at a 50% discount of the adult fare. 

How do I collect my tickets? Do I pay for my train separately?
Yes, you will need to make a separate payment to South West Trains. Once you have paid, a train ticket booking confirmation will be emailed to you - separately from the flight confirmation.

You will receive a reference number to collect your tickets from a machine at the train station. Once the number is inputted you will be issued a rail ticket. 

Please ensure you carry your booking confirmation email or a print out of the booking confirmation page for ticket inspections.

Does my train ticket have to be the same day as my flight?
No, when you call to book your train ticket, simply choose the date you wish to travel. 

When is the train ticket valid?
Outbound: Your outbound ticket, whether it starts in Southampton or London Waterloo is valid for one day only - the day you select when booking - but can be different to your flight date.

Return: Your return ticket is valid for one month from the date of outward train travel.

Are there restrictions on travelling at peak times?
No, it is a return anytime ticket which means you can travel on a train at any time.

How far in advance can I book my train ticket?
Train tickets can be booked up to 12 weeks in advance. 

Terms & Conditions:

  • The reduced return any time train ticket is a service offered wholly by South West Trains.
  • Train bookings must be made by calling the South West Trains Call Centre, and Blue Islands are not responsible for the availability of tickets.
  • Train bookings and travel is subject to the South West Trains terms and conditions. 
  • Booking must be made at least 2 hours in advance of travel.
  • Outbound train ticket is valid for one day only, but can be different to date of flight.
  • Return train travel is valid for up to 1 month from the date of outbound travel.
  • To validate your train travel, you will need your booking confirmation email or a print out of the booking confirmation page which must be carried at all times for ticket inspections.