How to get from Southampton to Cambridge by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Southampton to Cambridge is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||110 miles (178 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$38 - $61|
|Fastest mode||Train • $38 (€34) • 3 h|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or South Western Railway|
Travel 110 miles (178 km) by bus or train between Southampton and Cambridge. 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 or train from Southampton to Cambridge.
Travel on National Express and South Western Railway travel to Cambridge from Southampton at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.
South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel from Southampton to Cambridge, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
There are 2 travel options from Southampton to Cambridge: bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Cambridge from Southampton is a train with an average price of $38 (€34).
This is compared to other travel options from Southampton to Cambridge:
A train is $23 (€20) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $61 (€54) from Southampton to Cambridge.
Cambridge is approximately 110 miles (178 km) away from Southampton.
The average frequency per day from Southampton to Cambridge is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Southampton to Cambridge 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 Southampton to Cambridge:
The following travel companies offer services from Southampton to Cambridge:
Yes, there are direct routes from Southampton to Cambridge with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Cambridge 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.
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