There are 3 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Railway Station) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) S9

$52 - $74

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Reading  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Didcot Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Didcot, Broadway (Opposite Market Place) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) X33 / ...

$52 - $77

1 alternative option

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage 56.5 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Wantage is 44 miles. The road distance is 56.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage is 56 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage.

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There are 459+ hotels available in Wantage. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage.
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  • Distance: 44.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

There is no direct connection from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage. However, you can take the train to Oxford, take the walk to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Railway Station), then take the bus to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Wantage via Reading, Didcot Parkway, and Didcot, Broadway (Opposite Market Place) in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
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 Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Railway Station) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Didcot, Broadway (Opposite Market Place) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
thames-travel.co.uk

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