There are 4 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Romsey to Westbury (Wilts)
  2. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary

$36 - $69

Cheapest option

Train, line 647 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)
  3. Take the line 647 bus from Gillingham Station to Castle Cary, Horse Pond Inn 647

$28 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Salisbury, Endless Street X7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Wincanton, Memorial Hall 25

$29 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary 63.5 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Castle Cary via Romsey and Westbury (Wilts). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Castle Cary is 51 miles. The road distance is 63.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary, including transfers.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Romsey station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 35 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary.
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  • Distance: 51.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary via Romsey and Westbury (Wilts) in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Castle Cary via Southampton Central, Southampton City Centre, Central Station, Salisbury, Endless Street, Salisbury, New Canal, and Wincanton, Memorial Hall in around 5 h 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Romsey to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $20
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham Station to Castle Cary, Horse Pond Inn
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Salisbury, Endless Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Wincanton, Memorial Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk

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