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Trip Bristol Southampton

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Bristol to Southampton


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How to get from Bristol to Southampton?

We are suggesting 7 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Bristol Southampton. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Bristol Southampton by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Bristol and Southampton on a map as well as the route Bristol Southampton and the different connecting points (Southampton Coach Station, Southampton Central Railway Station, Southampton Airport (Parkway) Railway Station, St Denys Railway Station, Millbrook (Hants) Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Bristol Southampton

For your trip from Bristol (England, United Kingdom) to Southampton (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 64 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Bristol Southampton is a direct bound.
Trains of First Great Western to Southampton leave from Bristol Temple Meads railway station in Bristol. Arrival in Southampton will take place at Southampton Central station (0.5 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Bristol-Southampton that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express in Bristol. The bus will drop you off at Southampton bus station (0.3 mi from Southampton, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Bristol bus station (0.3 mi from Bristol) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Southampton.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Bristol-Southampton.

Which carriers to travel between Bristol and Southampton?

Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Bristol in Bristol and to the one of Southampton (England United Kingdom)
Railway companies
South West Trains provides rail connections Bristol-Salisbury with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Salisbury at arrival (0.4 mi from centre) and from Salisbury to Southampton with the train which leaves Salisbury station to arrive at Southampton Airport (Parkway) railway station (England United Kingdom)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line Bristol-Southampton with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Southampton Central at arrival (0.5 mi from centre)
CrossCountry operates the train journey from Bristol to Bath with the train which leaves Bristol Temple Meads station to arrive at Bath Spa railway station (England United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Bristol-Southampton (64.6 mi)

Stop cities from Bristol or cities to visit near Southampton

When travelling from Southampton to Bristol by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Bath located at 12 mi from Bristol and 53 mi away from Southampton, Trowbridge situated at 19 mi from Bristol and at approximately 45 mi from Southampton, Romsey located at 58 mi from Bristol and 8 mi away from Southampton, Salisbury situated at 44 mi from Bristol and at approximately 21 mi from Southampton, West Wellow located at 55 mi from Bristol and 9 mi away from Southampton (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Southampton or back to Bristol, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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