There are 5 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City

$38 - $62

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station 724

$37 - $42

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Old Street to Welwyn Garden City

$39 - $57

Train, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air) Ra1
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station 724

$61 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City 93.1 miles

$20 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway and arriving at Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Welwyn Garden City is 78 miles. The road distance is 93.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 50 min.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City.

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There are 405+ hotels available in Welwyn Garden City. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City.
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  • Distance: 77.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Southampton Airport (SOU), England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Leicester Square Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Welwyn Garden City via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 5 h 50 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Old Street to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
$23 - $35
Bus operators
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com

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