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

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Chichester

$19 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay U1c
  2. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park to Portsmouth, Victoria Park X4
  3. Take the bus from Guildhall, City Centre South to Chichester, Cathedral (Chapel Street)

$15 - $16

3 alternative options

Train via Southampton Central  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Chichester

$21 - $74

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester 32.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester 32.1 miles

$6 - $10

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

Southern operates a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $30 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester via Southampton City Centre, WestQuay, Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park, Portsmouth, Victoria Park, and Guildhall, City Centre South in around 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Chichester
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Chichester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Chichester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
Unilink
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
unilinkbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Guildhall, City Centre South to Chichester, Cathedral (Chapel Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Chichester is 43 km. The road distance is 51 km.

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £65 - £85.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Chichester. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Chichester. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway and arriving at Chichester, Cathedral (Chapel Street) via Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park and Guildhall, City Centre South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

The train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Chichester takes 47 min including transfers and departs once daily.