There are 7 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly to Manchester, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes

$116 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Penrith National Express

$35 - $78

5 alternative options

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$114 - $299

Fly to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$135 - $354

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

$217 - $337

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes

$141 - $206

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria 320.4 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Cumbria is 260 miles. The road distance is 320.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria without a car is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria is 320 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1856+ hotels available in Cumbria. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria.
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  • Distance: 259.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Penrith North Lakes in around 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Cumbria once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $250
CrossCountry
Bus operators
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Penrith
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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