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

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Train via Reading  •  5h 36m

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

$127 - $258

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Exeter National Express

$28 - $75

2 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton

$58 - $127

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth 148.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 52m.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Dartmouth is 106 miles. The road distance is 148.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth without a car is to train which takes 5h 36m and costs £95 - £200.

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It takes approximately 5h 36m to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth is to train which takes 5h 36m and costs £95 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £60 and takes 9h 37m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth.
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  • Distance: 106.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 36m

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

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth via Reading, Newton Abbot, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 5h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Dartmouth via Southampton Central, Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade, Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road, Exeter, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 9h 37m.

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
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
44m
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
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express

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