Cheap bus tickets from Southampton to London

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Cheapest

$12

Average

$18

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 $ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 12.

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01:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 04:20PMLondon
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$121One-way
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06:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 09:20PMLondon
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$121One-way
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06:30AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 08:50AMLondon
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$121One-way
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08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 10:50PMLondon
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$121One-way
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04:50AMSouthampton2h10 07:00AMLondon
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$131One-way

Bus schedule from Southampton to London

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04:00AMSouthampton, Coach Station3h20 07:20AMLondon
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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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06:30AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 08:50AMLondon
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07:30AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 09:50AMLondon
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08:45AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 11:05AMLondon
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09:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 12:20PMLondon
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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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10:40AMSouthampton1h35 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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10:40AMSouthampton2h20 01:00PMLondon
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10:50AMSouthampton1h25 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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10:50AMSouthampton2h10 01:00PMLondon
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11:20AMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 01:50PMLondon
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12:35PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h25 03:00PMLondon
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01:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 04:20PMLondon
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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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02:40PMSouthampton2h20 05:00PMLondon
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02:40PMSouthampton1h35 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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02:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 05:20PMLondon
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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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04:20PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 06:50PMLondon
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05:20PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 07:50PMLondon
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06:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h30 09:20PMLondon
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08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station2h20 10:50PMLondon
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10:25PMSouthampton, Coach Station1h55 12:20AMLondon
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11:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station1h55 01:45AMLondon
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Sun
Jan 30
$23South Western Railway
$12National Express
Mon
Jan 31
$71South Western Railway
$9National Express
Tue
Feb 1
$71Cross Country
$9National Express
Wed
Feb 2
$71Cross Country
$9National Express
Thu
Feb 3
$25South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Fri
Feb 4
$31Southern
$11Megabus
Sat
Feb 5
$25South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Feb 6
$16South Western Railway
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Mon
Feb 7
$25South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Tue
Feb 8
$23South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Feb 9
$23South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Feb 10
$23South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Fri
Feb 11
$23South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
Feb 12
$14South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Feb 13
$14South Western Railway
$11Megabus
Mon
Feb 14
$23South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Tue
Feb 15
$23South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Feb 16
$23South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Feb 17
$23South Western Railway
$8Megabus
Fri
Feb 18
$23South Western Railway
$9National Express

Bus times from Southampton to London

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

2 h 12 m

Buses per day

33

Distance

112 km

Of the 33 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 12 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 20 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
04:50AMSouthampton1h25 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$331One-way
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10:50AMSouthampton1h25 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$241One-way
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02:50PMSouthampton1h25 04:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$261One-way
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04:40AMSouthampton1h35 06:15AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$331One-way
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10:40AMSouthampton1h35 12:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$241One-way

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Overview: Bus from Southampton to London

distanceDistance69 miles (111 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$10 (€8)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Southampton to London cover the 69 miles (111 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $10 (€8), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Bus providers: National Express from Southampton to London

National Express buses will get you to London from Southampton from $8 (€7). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Southampton - London bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

  • Average Price: $9

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Southampton to London:

  • 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.

Travel Tips: Bus to London from Southampton

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Southampton to London?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to London from Southampton for the next 7 days starting from $8 (€7)  one way.

What is the cost of a bus to London from Southampton?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $10 (€8)  for a bus ticket between Southampton and London.

How many miles is it from Southampton to London by bus?

The distance to London from Southampton by bus is approximately 69 miles (111 km).

How long is a bus between Southampton and London on average?

The Southampton to London bus duration is on average 2 h 20 min, which is to be expected when traveling 69 miles (111 km) from Southampton to London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What is the departure bus station in Southampton and arrival bus station in London?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Southampton Central   and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Where do I find the Southampton bus station to London? Where is the London bus station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Southampton Central and need to travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and need to travel around 4.5 miles (7.2 km) from this bus station to the city center.

Which bus providers can take me from Southampton to London?

Take the Southampton to London bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route to London from Southampton as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any direct buses from Southampton to London?

If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with National Express or Megabus. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.

When does the first bus depart from Southampton to London? When does the last bus depart from Southampton to London?

You can take the earliest bus from Southampton to London at 4: 40 AM   or take the last bus from Southampton to London leaving at 8: 30 PM. Look for the latest Southampton to London bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.

How early should I buy Southampton to London bus tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way bus ticket from Southampton to London is on average $10 (€8) if you book 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 trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to London from Southampton available a few months in advance.