How to travel from Watford to Southampton

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Travel Information between Watford and Southampton

distanceDistance68 miles (109 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $57
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€35) • 3 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $57 (€53) • 2 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 68 miles (109 km) between Watford and Southampton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Watford to Southampton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Watford 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 Watford to Southampton.

There are 4 ways to travel between Watford and Southampton including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Southampton from Watford is by taking a bus, which costs on average $37 (€35).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Southampton:

A bus is generally $20 (€19) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $57 (€53) from Watford to Southampton.

The fastest way to get to Southampton from Watford is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Southampton can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 28 min.

You should expect to travel around 68 miles (109 km) between Watford and Southampton.

The average frequency per day from Watford to Southampton is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Watford, High Street (stop F) and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Watford Junction and tend to arrive in Southampton Central.

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

  • You can go to Southampton from Watford by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $37 (€35) with National Express from Watford to Southampton on Omio.
  • You can go to Southampton from Watford by train with South Western Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $57 (€53) with South Western Railway from Watford to Southampton on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Watford to Southampton often also extend their vacation to go to London, Bournemouth or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Southampton and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Watford 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 on average $37 (€35) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $57 (€53) one way on average.

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

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