There are 2 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)

$21 - $43

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Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham 50.1 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Gillingham (Dorset) via Salisbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Gillingham is 40 miles. The road distance is 50.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham, including transfers.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Airport Parkway station.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Gillingham (Dorset) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham.
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  • Distance: 40.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Gillingham via Salisbury in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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

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