How to travel from Norwich to Southampton

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Travel Information between Norwich and Southampton

distanceDistance166 miles (267 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $53
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€36) • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $53 (€47) • 4 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 166 miles (267 km) from Norwich to Southampton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€36). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Norwich to Southampton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Norwich to Southampton

Travel to Southampton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Norwich to Southampton.

There are 2 ways to get from Norwich to Southampton: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Southampton from Norwich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $40 (€36).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Southampton:

A bus is $13 (€12) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Norwich to Southampton costing on average $53 (€47).

The fastest way to get to Southampton from Norwich is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 13 min.

Other travel options to Southampton can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 30 min.

The distance is approximately 166 miles (267 km) from Norwich to Southampton.

The average frequency per day from Norwich to Southampton is:

  • 17 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Norwich and Southampton as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Norwich to Southampton:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Norwich, Bus Station and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Norwich to Southampton Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Norwich to Southampton, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Southampton by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Norwich to Southampton for $40 (€36).
  • Travel with South Western Railway for trains to Southampton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for South Western Railway Norwich to Southampton tickets on Omio for $53 (€47).
Your trip from Norwich to Southampton doesn't have to end in Southampton. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bournemouth or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Bournemouth or Manchester to your Norwich to Southampton tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Southampton today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $40 (€36) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $53 (€47) one way.

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

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