There are 2 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Barnham
  2. Take the train from Barnham to Billingshurst

$34 - $93

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex 56.4 miles

$12 - $18

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Billingshurst via Southampton Central and Barnham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and West Sussex is 41 miles. The road distance is 56.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex without a car is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex, including transfers.

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

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Billingshurst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex.
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  • Distance: 41.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to West Sussex via Southampton Central and Barnham in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Barnham
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Barnham to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Barnham
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40

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