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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$52 - $87

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street A4
  2. Take the bus from Bath to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 48m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton 82.3 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1h 48m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Southampton 82.3 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Bath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Southampton is 66 miles. The road distance is 82.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton bus services, operated by Air Decker, depart from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £35 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 4h 20m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 48m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 66.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Southampton, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Southampton via Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street and Bath in around 4h 20m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Air Decker
Website
airdecker.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
airdecker.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bath to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Southampton
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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