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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington

$52 - $84

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Bus  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T4 National Express / ...

$22 - $61

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
  2. Take the bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 446 / ...

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 63.2 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Southampton Airport to Heathrow Terminal 4 63.2 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Heathrow Terminal 4 via Reading and Hayes & Harlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Heathrow Terminal 4 is 53 miles. The road distance is 63.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 without a car is to train which takes 1h 51m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4, including transfers.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 is to train which takes 1h 51m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £50 and takes 3h 16m.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Hayes & Harlington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4.

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  • Distance: 53.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Southampton Airport (SOU), England and Heathrow Terminal 4, England?

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 via Reading and Hayes & Harlington in around 1h 51m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Heathrow Terminal 4 every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 2h.

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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
falconcoachhire.com
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 Heathrow Airport London T4
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southampton Airport to Heathrow Terminal 4
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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