There are 5 ways to get from Chichester to Southampton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Chichester to Southampton Central

$18 - $35

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Chichester to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus First  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chichester, Cathedral (Tower Street) to City Centre, City Shops South 700|Coastliner
  2. Take the bus from City Centre, City Shops South to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay X4

$11 - $12

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chichester to Southampton 31 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Chichester to Southampton 31 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Chichester to Southampton is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chichester to Southampton is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chichester and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chichester and arriving at Southampton Central. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Chichester and Southampton is 28 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The best way to get from Chichester to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £13 - £25.

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The train from Chichester to Southampton Central takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chichester to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Chichester station.

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Chichester to Southampton train services, operated by Southern, depart from Chichester station.

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The best way to get from Chichester to Southampton is to train which takes 52 min and costs £13 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Chichester, England and Southampton, England?

Southern operates a train from Chichester to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 52 min. Great Western Railway also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Chichester to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chichester to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
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 Chichester to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chichester, Cathedral (Tower Street) to City Centre, City Shops South
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chichester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Chichester to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Chichester to Southampton train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Southampton Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chichester to Southampton is 31 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Chichester to Southampton.

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