There are 5 ways to get from Devon to Southampton by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train South Western Railway  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Yeoford to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
  3. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Central

$45 - $79

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Bus  •  6 h 49 min

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

$18 - $23

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$85 - $155

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Devon to Southampton 124.3 miles

$26 - $40

Bus, fly, Tube, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$95 - $317

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No, there is no direct bus from Devon to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Exeter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Devon to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Yeoford and arriving at Southampton Central via Exeter St Davids and Salisbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Devon and Southampton is 104 miles. The road distance is 124.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Devon to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Devon to Southampton, including transfers.

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

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Devon to Southampton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Yeoford station.

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The best way to get from Devon to Southampton is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Devon to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Devon to Southampton via Exeter St Davids and Salisbury in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Devon to Southampton once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Yeoford to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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 Exeter to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dartline-coaches.co.uk

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Devon to Southampton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Southampton Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Devon to Southampton is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Devon to Southampton.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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