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There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Southsea by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Fratton

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd

Train via Bristol

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth & Southsea

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Southsea

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU)
  2. Take the train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth & Southsea

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Southampton, train

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh Airport Arrivals Terminal
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU)
  3. Take the train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth & Southsea

Fly Glasgow to London City, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Fratton

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Fratton

Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Fratton

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN)
  2. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Fratton

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth & Southsea

Glasgow to Southsea by train and subway

The journey time between Glasgow and Southsea is around 6h 49m and covers a distance of around 476 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 27 min. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 13m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Glasgow to Southsea service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Fratton. Typically 97 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 22m
Layover time:
27 min
Total time:
6h 49m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 13m
Journey distance:
476 miles
Services per week:
97
Cheapest price:
£184
Carbon emissions:
40 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:26
Last service departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Southsea train and subway schedules

Departing Friday, October 22, 2021

Glasgow → Southsea
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Southsea is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Southsea is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Southsea is to bus which costs £19 - £45 and takes 11h 25m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Southsea is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost £80 - £210 and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Southsea. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Southsea. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Fratton via Euston station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 23m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Southsea is 376 miles. The road distance is 443 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Southsea without a car is to train which takes 6h 23m and costs £180 - £600.

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It takes approximately 6h 23m to get from Glasgow to Southsea, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Southsea bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Southsea train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Southsea is to train which takes 6h 23m and costs £180 - £600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £45 and takes 11h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Southsea.
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  • Distance: 376.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 23m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Southsea, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Southsea via London Euston, Euston station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 6h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Southsea via London Victoria Coach Station in around 11h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £250
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£30 - £250
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £370
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £470
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £370
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £390
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Fratton
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
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Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £19
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £85
Train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £22
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh Airport Arrivals Terminal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
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 Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Glasgow to Southsea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd station.

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Glasgow to Southsea train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Fratton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Southsea is 443 miles. It takes approximately 7h 20m to drive from Glasgow to Southsea.

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Loganair offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Southampton Airport.

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