The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Southampton will cost around $ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 9.
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1 h 25 m
2 h 20 m
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Of the 24 buses that leave London for Southampton every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 112 km distance in an average of 2 h 20 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 25 m .
The slowest buses will take 3 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||69 miles (111 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$8 (€7)|
|Bus companies||National Express or Infobus|
Buses from London to Southampton cover the 69 miles (111 km) long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $8 (€7), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.
Travel from London to Southampton from $7 (€6) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between London and Southampton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket from London to Southampton:
A bus from London to Southampton takes travellers from the British capital to the picturesque port city on England's south coast in no time at all. Several times a day, buses depart from the centrally located Victoria Coach Station to Southampton. The journey takes about 2:30 hours.
The London - Southampton route is served by National Express buses. Passengers can take the bus from London to Southampton directly or by changing trains.
A direct bus ride from London to Southampton takes about 2:30 hours. If you change trains, the journey time may increase to 3:30 hours.
There are several daily bus connections between London and Southampton. Almost every hour there is a bus service between London and Southampton. The first bus from London to Southampton leaves at 01:00, the last one leaves London shortly before midnight.
At which bus station does the bus depart from in London? Victoria Coach Station is London's largest bus station and is located in the immediate vicinity of Victoria Station, one of London's most important train stations. Victoria Coach Station is well served by public transport and can be reached by bus or metro.
At which bus station does the bus arrive in Southampton? Buses arrive at Southampton Coach Station. The mainline bus station is not far from Southampton Central Station.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Southampton, Coach Station, located 0.2 miles (422 m) away from the city center.
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