The cheapest buses from Southampton to London

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$10

Average

$21

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 Southampton to London will cost around $ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 10.

Cheapest
02:05PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h45 04:50PMLondon
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$101One-way
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05:45AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h05 08:50AMLondon
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$101One-way
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08:15PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h25 10:40PMLondon
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$101One-way
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07:00PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 09:20PMLondon
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$101One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h50 06:20PMLondon
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$111One-way

Timetable Southampton to London

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04:20AMSouthampton1h55 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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04:20AMSouthampton2h40 07:00AMLondon
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04:40AMSouthampton1h35 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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04:40AMSouthampton2h20 07:00AMLondon
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04:50AMSouthampton2h10 07:00AMLondon
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04:50AMSouthampton1h25 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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05:45AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h05 08:50AMLondon
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07:00AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h50 09:50AMLondon
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07:15AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h50 11:05AMLondon
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07:15AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h50 11:05AMLondon
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08:30AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h45 11:15AMLondon
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09:15AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h30 12:45PMLondon
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09:15AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h30 12:45PMLondon
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10:05AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h45 12:50PMLondon
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10:20AMSouthampton2h40 01:00PMLondon
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10:20AMSouthampton1h55 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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10:40AMSouthampton2h20 01:00PMLondon
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10:40AMSouthampton1h35 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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10:50AMSouthampton2h10 01:00PMLondon
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10:50AMSouthampton1h25 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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11:05AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h25 01:30PMLondon
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12:05PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h35 02:40PMLondon
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01:05PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h25 03:30PMLondon
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02:05PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h45 04:50PMLondon
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02:20PMSouthampton2h40 05:00PMLondon
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02:20PMSouthampton1h55 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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02:40PMSouthampton1h35 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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02:40PMSouthampton2h20 05:00PMLondon
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02:50PMSouthampton1h25 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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02:50PMSouthampton2h10 05:00PMLondon
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03:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h50 06:20PMLondon
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05:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h45 08:35PMLondon
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07:00PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 09:20PMLondon
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08:15PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h25 10:40PMLondon
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10:25PMSouthampton, Coach Station1h55 12:20AMLondon
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11:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station1h55 01:45AMLondon
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Thu
Sep 23
$31Southern
$9National Express
Fri
Sep 24
$18Southern
$9National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$18Southern
$9National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$28South Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$18Southern
$9National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$13Southern
$9National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$18Southern
$9National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$13Southern
$9Megabus
Fri
Oct 1
$13Southern
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$8Southern
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$63Cross Country
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$18Southern
$9Megabus
Tue
Oct 5
$13Southern
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$13Southern
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$13Southern
$9Megabus
Fri
Oct 8
$18Southern
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$72Cross Country
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 10
$63Cross Country
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$9Southern
$9Megabus
Tue
Oct 12
$8Southern
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 13
$32South Western Railway
$9National Express

The fastest buses from Southampton to London

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

2 h 24 m

Buses per day

36

Distance

112 km

Of the 36 buses that leave Southampton for London every day 32 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 24 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 50 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.

Fastest
02:50PMSouthampton1h25 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$261One-way
Fastest
10:50AMSouthampton1h25 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$291One-way
Fastest
04:50AMSouthampton1h25 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$341One-way
2nd Fastest
02:40PMSouthampton1h35 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$251One-way
2nd Fastest
04:40AMSouthampton1h35 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$261One-way

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Bus Information between Southampton and London

distanceDistance69 miles (111 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$9 (€7)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Southampton to London cover the 69 miles (111 km) long route taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $9 (€7), but the average price of bus tickets is $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Bus companies

Southampton to London with National Express

Find the best buses from Southampton to London with Omio's travel partners National Express from $9 (€7). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 from Southampton to London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Southampton and London and when traveling by bus:

    • 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 Southampton to London

    Bus travellers who wish to travel from the southern English port city of Southampton to the British capital London can take advantage of a daily service of 16 bus connections.

    Which bus companies operate from Southampton to London?

    National Express is the only buses company to operate its buses between Southampton and London.

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

    Trips by bus from Southampton to London offered by National Express are direct, no transfer journeys. They last at least 1:50 hours, but can also last up to 3:00 hours.

    How often can I take the bus from Southampton to London?

    Daily the buses company National Express makes 16 trips by bus from Southampton to London. The first rides on the route take place early in the morning at 3:30 and 4:30. The last bus to London leaves Southampton at 21:55 hrs.

    Bus stations on the route Southampton - London?

    At which bus station does the bus depart in Southampton: LongBuses start their journeys at the bus station Southampton Coach Station in Harbour Parade Street. It is within walking distance of Southampton Central Station. The bus station is therefore easy to reach by public transport.

    At which bus station does the bus arrive in London? Destination stop in London is the Victoria Coach Station. It is located next to the Victoria Station. From here, travellers can travel by bus and underground to all parts of London.

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    FAQs
    How much are cheap buses between Southampton and London?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Southampton to London for the next 7 days starting from $9 (€7)  one way.
    How much is the bus from Southampton to London on average?
    If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Southampton to London bus to cost on average $9 (€7)  one way.
    What is the distance to London from Southampton by bus?
    The bus distance from Southampton to London is around 69 miles (111 km).
    How many hours is the bus time between Southampton and London?
    The Southampton to London bus duration is on average 2 h 20 min, which is to be expected when traveling 69 miles (111 km) between Southampton and London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What station does the bus from Southampton to London depart from? Which London bus station do I come into from Southampton?

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

    Where is the bus station in Southampton to go to London? Where is the bus station in London located?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at London, Victoria Coach Station and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in London.

    What bus companies offer a service between Southampton and London?
    For the journey from Southampton to London you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to London from Southampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Are there any direct buses from Southampton to London?
    Yes, you can look for direct buses from Southampton to London with National Express or Megabus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    When does the first bus depart from Southampton to London? When does the last bus depart from Southampton to London?
    The earliest bus departing from Southampton to London leaves at 4: 45 AM. The last bus departing from Southampton to London leaves at 10: 50 PM. You can find the latest Southampton to London bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    When should I book the Southampton to London bus for the best deals on tickets?
    If you purchase a bus ticket from Southampton to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $9 (€7) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Southampton to London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Southampton
    London
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    Southampton (Coach Station)
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    Southampton University
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    Southampton University, Burgess Rd
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    Southampton, Cruise Ship Terminal
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