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

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

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Woking National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Woking to Southampton Airport Parkway

$25 - $37

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway

$84 - $139

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange 203

$27 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway 65.3 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Southampton Airport Parkway 65.3 miles

$180 - $250

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

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway via London Paddington and Reading in around 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Southampton Airport Parkway
Estimated price
$180 - $250

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Is ride-sharing platform BlaBlaCar right for you?, Need to know: Jadrolinija and Best ways to travel around Australia - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

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

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southampton Airport Parkway is 86 km. The road distance is 105 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway is to drive which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £10 - £15.

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

No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 and arriving at Southampton Airport Parkway via London Paddington and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southampton Airport Parkway. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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

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