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

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Train via Reading  •  3 h 59 min

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

$108 - $187

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Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 203
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bridgwater National Express

$26 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Romsey to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgwater

$58 - $114

Train, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Warminster
  2. Take the bus from Warminster, Market Place to Bridgwater, Bus Station Superfast 3

$42 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater 88.4 miles

$19 - $28

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway and arriving at Bridgwater via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange and Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Bridgwater via Reading and Taunton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Bridgwater is 73 miles. The road distance is 88.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater, including transfers.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange station.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 35 min.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridgwater station.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Taunton station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater.
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  • Distance: 72.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater via Reading and Taunton in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, and Heathrow Airport London T5 in around 6 h 35 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Romsey to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Southampton Central to Warminster
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Bus operators
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Warminster, Market Place to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Bridgwater.

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