There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton by train, bus, car or towncar

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Southampton, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Southampton
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton?

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southampton is 91 km. The road distance is 108 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton?

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton is to drive which costs £13 and takes 1 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton?

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton is to drive which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £13.

Is there a direct train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southampton?

No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 and arriving at Southampton Central via London Paddington and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southampton?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton?

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton, including transfers.

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