Cheap bus tickets from London to Southampton

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Cheapest

$9

Average

$16

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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05:30PMLondon3h00 08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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08:30AMLondon2h20 10:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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01:00PMLondon2h35 03:35PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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11:30AMLondon2h15 01:45PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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04:00PMLondon2h50 06:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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$91One-way

Bus schedule London to Southampton

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06:30AMLondon3h45 10:15AMSouthampton, Coach Station
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08:30AMLondon2h20 10:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station
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10:00AMLondon2h30 12:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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11:30AMLondon2h40 02:10PMSouthampton
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11:30AMLondon2h15 01:45PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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11:30AMLondon2h10 01:40PMSouthampton
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11:30AMLondon2h20 01:50PMSouthampton
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12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h35 01:50PMSouthampton
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12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h25 01:40PMSouthampton
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12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h55 02:10PMSouthampton
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01:00PMLondon2h35 03:35PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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02:30PMLondon2h30 05:00PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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02:30PMLondon2h10 04:40PMSouthampton
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02:30PMLondon2h20 04:50PMSouthampton
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02:30PMLondon2h40 05:10PMSouthampton
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03:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h35 04:50PMSouthampton
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03:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h25 04:40PMSouthampton
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03:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h55 05:10PMSouthampton
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04:00PMLondon2h50 06:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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05:30PMLondon3h00 08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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07:00PMLondon2h30 09:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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08:30PMLondon2h15 10:45PMSouthampton, Coach Station
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09:00PMLondon3h25 12:25AMSouthampton, Coach Station
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10:30PMLondon2h10 12:40AMSouthampton, Coach Station
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Wed
Dec 1
$31South Western Railway
$7National Express
Thu
Dec 2
$11South Western Railway
$7National Express
Fri
Dec 3
$20South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
Dec 4
$29South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Dec 5
$18South Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Dec 6
$18South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Tue
Dec 7
$18South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$16South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$16South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Fri
Dec 10
$16South Western Railway
$9Megabus
Sat
Dec 11
$25South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$16South Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$14South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Tue
Dec 14
$14South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$14South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$14South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Fri
Dec 17
$14South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Sat
Dec 18
$14South Western Railway
$19Megabus
Sun
Dec 19
$14South Western Railway
$19Megabus
Mon
Dec 20
$14South Western Railway
$19Megabus
Tue
Dec 21
$14South Western Railway
$24National Express

Bus times from London to Southampton

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

2 h 20 m

Buses per day

24

Distance

112 km

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.

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12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h25 01:40PMSouthampton
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$251One-way
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03:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h25 04:40PMSouthampton
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$251One-way
2nd Fastest
12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h35 01:50PMSouthampton
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$251One-way
2nd Fastest
03:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h35 04:50PMSouthampton
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$251One-way
12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 31h55 02:10PMSouthampton
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$251One-way

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Bus Information to Southampton from London

distanceDistance69 miles (111 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$8 (€7)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational 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.

Bus companies

National Express between London and Southampton

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

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.

  • Average Price: $7

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket from London to Southampton:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses 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

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Which bus companies operate from London to Southampton?

The London - Southampton route is served by National Express buses. Passengers can take the bus from London to Southampton directly or by changing trains.

How long does the bus ride from London to Southampton take?

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.

How often can you travel by bus from London to Southampton?

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.

Bus stations on the route London - Southampton?

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.

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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest bus from London to Southampton?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Southampton from London for as low as $7 (€6)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket to Southampton from London?
If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Southampton bus to cost on average $8 (€7)  one way.
How many miles is it from London to Southampton by bus?
The bus distance from London to Southampton is around 69 miles (111 km).
What is the London to Southampton bus travel time?
The bus time between London and Southampton is on average 2 h 10 min  for the 69 miles (111 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Southampton by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from London to Southampton depart from? Which Southampton bus station do I come into from London?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.

Where is the London bus station located? Where is the Southampton bus station located?

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.

Which bus providers can get me from London to Southampton?
When taking a bus from London to Southampton, you can count on National Express or Infobus for the best way to get you to Southampton. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between London and Southampton and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Is there a direct bus from London to Southampton?
Yes, you can find a direct bus to Southampton from London with National Express  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
How early should I book London to Southampton bus tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Southampton is on average $8 (€7) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Southampton from London available a few months in advance.