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

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Recommended option

Train, line 50 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field 50

$19 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus, line 50 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Westbourne, County Gates 206 / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Westbourne, Alumhurst Road to Swanage, Bus Station 50

$15 - $53

2 alternative options

Train, line 40 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Wareham
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Northport, Bere Road to Swanage, Bus Station 40

$23 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Swanage 54.8 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Swanage is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Swanage is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Swanage is 35 miles. The road distance is 54.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Swanage, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Swanage via Southampton Central, Southampton City Centre, Coach Station, Westbourne, County Gates, and Westbourne, Alumhurst Road in around 3 h.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Wareham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Northport, Bere Road to Swanage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Westbourne, Alumhurst Road to Swanage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
National Express

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