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from Basingstoke to Southampton

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Travel Information to Southampton from Basingstoke

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 38 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Travel 28 miles (45 km) by bus or train between Basingstoke and Southampton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 38 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Basingstoke to Southampton.

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What are the ways to get from Basingstoke to Southampton?

There are 2 travel options from Basingstoke to Southampton: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Basingstoke to Southampton?

The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Southampton is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $9 (€8) compared to other travel options to Southampton:

Taking a train is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a bus to Southampton, which costs on average $11 (€9) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Basingstoke to Southampton?

The fastest way from Basingstoke to Southampton is by train with an average journey time of 38 min.

There are alternative travel options to Southampton that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h   of travel time.

What is the distance between Basingstoke and Southampton?

You should expect to travel around 28 miles (45 km) between Basingstoke and Southampton.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basingstoke to Southampton?

The average frequency per day from Basingstoke to Southampton is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Basingstoke to Southampton as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Basingstoke and in Southampton?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basingstoke to Southampton:

  • Buses most often depart from Basingstoke at Basingstoke and arrive in Southampton at Southampton, Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Basingstoke at Basingstoke and arrive in Southampton at Southampton Central.
Which travel operators can get me to Southampton from Basingstoke?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Basingstoke to Southampton:

  • You can travel from Basingstoke to Southampton by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $11 (€9) with National Express from Basingstoke to Southampton.
  • You can travel between Basingstoke and Southampton by train with South Western Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $9 (€8) with South Western Railway from Basingstoke to Southampton.
Is there a way to travel directly from Basingstoke to Southampton?

Yes, there are direct routes from Basingstoke to Southampton with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with National Express.

Direct services to Southampton tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Basingstoke to Southampton?
Looking to extend your trip from Basingstoke to Southampton? Many Omio customers who go from Basingstoke to Southampton usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bournemouth or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Bournemouth or Manchester from Southampton, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Basingstoke to Southampton online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Basingstoke to Southampton, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $11 (€9) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $9 (€8) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basingstoke to Southampton online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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