There are 12 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Southampton by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, night bus, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Rotterdam to London City, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$105 - $341

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Bus  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to London Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station 032 / ...

$45 - $99

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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Southampton  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU

$64 - $230

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$108 - $348

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central

$102 - $270

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Bristol, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$117 - $315

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$157 - $415

Car ferry, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$109 - $140

Train, bus and ferry  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$157 - $233

Night bus, train  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from The Hague to London N814
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

$114 - $186

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Southampton

$250 - $287

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Southampton

$102 - $154

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hook of Holland to Southampton is to bus which costs 35€ - 85€ and takes 14 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hook of Holland to Southampton is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hook of Holland to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland haven and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 43 min.

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The distance between Hook of Holland and Southampton is 402 km.

The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Southampton without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 10 h 48 min and costs 90€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Hook of Holland to Southampton, including transfers.

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Hook of Holland to Southampton bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Rotterdam station.

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The quickest flight from Rotterdam Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Hook of Holland to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton is 1 h behind Hook of Holland. It is currently 11:37 PM in Hook of Holland and 10:37 PM in Southampton.

Map of how to get from Hook of Holland to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 251.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Southampton, England?

You can take a bus from Hook of Holland to Southampton via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum Buffer, Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte, Rotterdam, London, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 14 h 43 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
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
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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