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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  •  2 h 50 min

  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

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  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 via Gillingham Station  •  2 h 56 min

  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

Taxi  •  58 min

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

$180 - $220

Drive  •  58 min

  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 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU) is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 58 min.

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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 2 h 50 min and costs £10 - £24.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min 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 58 min 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: 2 h 50 min

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 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
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
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Southampton City Centre, Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Southampton Airport (SOU)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
City Cabs
Phone
+44 1722 505055
Website
citycabssalisbury.co.uk
On Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 509090
Website
on-linetaxis.com
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 505011
Website
aa-taxis.com

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