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London to Southampton bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$13.57
Shortest Duration2h 20m
Trips per day4
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from London to Southampton cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from London to Southampton were $15.70.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from London to Southampton is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 5 days out, tickets are on average $0.11 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from London to Southampton?

The distance between London and Southampton is approximately 69.02 miles, or 111.05 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 2 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from London to Southampton?

The busiest time of the week for travel from London to Southampton by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Friday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from London to Southampton?

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from London to Southampton, with an average of 3.5 trips per day and 3.5 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from London to Southampton. Of the 4 trips there are 4 trips that are direct connections to Southampton.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from London to Southampton start at $34.28.

1 carriers offer London to Southampton bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from London to Southampton from $13.57. There are 3.5 trips per day offered by National Express from London to Southampton and you can expect on average to pay $15.75 for a National Express ticket to Southampton. In London, National Express departs to Southampton from Victoria Coach Station, In Southampton, National Express arrives at Southampton Coach Station,

An average trip on National Express from London to Southampton takes 2 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $15.70 for a weekend trip to Southampton.

Avg. Time
2h 20m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

Buses to Southampton depart from one main station in London:
  • Victoria Coach Station
Buses from London arrive in Southampton at one main station:
  • Southampton Coach Station

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