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There are 6 ways to get from Alton to Highcliffe by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended

Line 64 bus, train

  1. Take the line 64 bus from Alton, High Street to Winchester, The Broadway
  2. Take the train from Winchester to New Milton

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Line 64 bus, line 1 bus, line 6 bus

  1. Take the line 64 bus from Alton, High Street to Winchester, The Broadway
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Winchester, Bus Station to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Brockenhurst Island Shop

Train

  1. Take the train from Alton to Woking
  2. Take the train from Woking to Brockenhurst

Line 13 bus, train

  1. Take the line 13 bus from Alton, Normandy Street to Basingstoke, station
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to New Milton

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Alton to Highcliffe

Drive

  1. Drive from Alton to Highcliffe

Alton to Highcliffe by bus and train

The journey time between Alton and Highcliffe is around 3h 44m and covers a distance of around 55 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 42m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 14m. Operated by Stagecoach South, Stagecoach in Hampshire Andover, South Western Railway and others, the Alton to Highcliffe service departs from Alton, High Street and arrives in Highcliffe, The Lord Bute. Typically 94 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 2m
Layover time:
1h 42m
Total time:
3h 44m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 14m
Journey distance:
55 miles
Services per week:
94
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:35
Last service departs at:
23:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alton to Highcliffe bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alton to Highcliffe is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Alton to Highcliffe is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alton to Highcliffe. However, there are services departing from Alton and arriving at Hinton Admiral via Woking and Brockenhurst. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Alton and Highcliffe is 43 miles. The road distance is 51.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Alton to Highcliffe without a car is to line 64 bus and train which takes 2h 44m and costs £22 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Alton to Highcliffe, including transfers.

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Alton to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Alton station.

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The best way to get from Alton to Highcliffe is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs £40 - £90. Alternatively, you can line 64 bus and line 1 bus and line 6 bus, which costs £15 - £26 and takes 4h 58m.

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Alton to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Brockenhurst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alton to Highcliffe is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Alton to Highcliffe.

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Map of how to get from Alton to Highcliffe.
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  • Distance: 42.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Alton, Hampshire, England and Highcliffe, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council, England?

You can take a train from Alton to Highcliffe via Woking and Brockenhurst in around 3h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton to Highcliffe via Winchester, The Broadway, Winchester, Bus Station, Southampton City Centre, WestQuay, Brockenhurst Island Shop, Brockenhurst, New Milton, and New Milton, Whitefield Road Terminus in around 4h 58m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Winchester to New Milton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £28
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£24 - £28
Train from Alton to Woking
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £20
Train from Woking to Brockenhurst
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £60
Train from Basingstoke to New Milton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £45
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Alton, High Street to Winchester, The Broadway
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South
Bus from Alton, Normandy Street to Basingstoke, station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South
Bluestar
Phone
01202 338421
Email
managersmailbox@bluestarbus.co.uk
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Winchester, Bus Station to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Bluestar
Bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Brockenhurst Island Shop
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Bluestar
Other operators
Taxi from Alton to Highcliffe
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Wilson Taxis
Phone
+44 1420 87777
Website
wilsontaxis.co.uk
Alton Taxis
Phone
+44 1420 210 004
Website
altontaxis.co.uk
Alton 8S Taxi
Phone
+44 1420 88888
Website
alton8staxis.co.uk

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