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There are 3 ways to get from Rayleigh to Southampton by train, bus, subway or car

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Rayleigh to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$43 - $64

2 alternative options

Line 25 bus, train, subway  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  3. Take the subway from West Ham station to Victoria station
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

$72 - $107

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Rayleigh to Southampton 126.7 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Rayleigh to Southampton is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rayleigh to Southampton is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Rayleigh and Southampton is 99 miles. The road distance is 126.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Rayleigh to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Rayleigh to Southampton, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rayleigh to Southampton is 127 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Rayleigh to Southampton.

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  • Distance: 99.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Rayleigh to Southampton via Stratford (London), Stratford station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com

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