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There are 5 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) by bus, train, taxi or car

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 via Gillingham Station  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station X2
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Salisbury
  3. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway

$21 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Southampton City Centre, Central Station X7 / ...

$2 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway

$13 - $31

Taxi  •  58m

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) 44.5 miles

$260 - $310

Drive  •  58m

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) is to bus which costs £1 - £28 and takes 3h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) is to taxi which costs £200 - £240 and takes 58m.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Southampton Airport (SOU) is 37 miles. The road distance is 44.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 50m and costs £16 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) is 44 miles. It takes approximately 58m to drive from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU).

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU).
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  • Distance: 36.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and Southampton Airport (SOU), England?

You can take a bus from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) via Salisbury, Tesco, Salisbury, Endless Street, Southampton City Centre, Central Station, and Southampton Central in around 3h 26m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Southampton City Centre, Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU)
Ave. Duration
58m
Estimated price
$260 - $310
On Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 509090
Website
on-linetaxis.com
City Cabs
Phone
+44 1722 505055
Website
citycabssalisbury.co.uk
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 505011
Website
aa-taxis.com

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