There are 5 ways to get from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Stone Crossing

$38 - $57

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Bus, line 022 bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...
  2. Take the line 022 bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 022 / ...

$16 - $23

3 alternative options

Train via Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre)  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Dartford

$43 - $62

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$42 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater 106.9 miles

$22 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton Central Station station to Bluewater station. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Stone Crossing via London Waterloo East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Southampton Central Station and Bluewater is 82 miles. The road distance is 106.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater without a car is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater, including transfers.

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Southampton Central Station to Bluewater bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton Central Station to Bluewater train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 022 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 47 min.

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Southampton Central Station to Bluewater bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre).

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Southampton Central Station to Bluewater train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stone Crossing station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 82.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Southampton Central Station, Southampton, England and Bluewater, England?

You can take a train from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater via London Waterloo, London Waterloo East, and Stone Crossing in around 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater via Southampton City Centre, Coach Station, Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 4 h 47 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo East to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from London Waterloo East to Dartford
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Bus operators
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 City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Central Station to Bluewater is 107 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Southampton Central Station to Bluewater.

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