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

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton

$34 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

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

$15 - $54

2 alternative options

Bus, train, line 25 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Southampton City Centre, Central Station U1c
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Portslade
  3. Take the line 25 bus from Portslade Railway Station to University of Sussex, Science Park Road 25 / ...

$43 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex 66.8 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Falmer via Southampton Central and Brighton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and University of Sussex is 56 miles. The road distance is 66.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex, including transfers.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex train services, operated by Southern, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 30 min.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Brighton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex.
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  • Distance: 56.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Southampton Airport (SOU), England and University of Sussex, England?

Southern operates a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min. Great Western Railway also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to University of Sussex once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Portslade
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Unilink
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Southampton City Centre, Central Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
unilinkbus.co.uk
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Portslade Railway Station to University of Sussex, Science Park Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
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 Brighton
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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