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There are 9 ways to get from Southampton to Almería by train, plane, bus, car, car ferry, bus and ferry or car train

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Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Almeria (LEI) LGW - LEI

$88 - $386

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Train, train to London Heathrow, fly  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Almeria (LEI) LHR - LEI

$153 - $398

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Almeria (LEI) STN - LEI

$169 - $556

Train, bus via Irun  •  35 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
  3. Take the train from Irun to Zaragoza Delicias A / ...
  4. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  5. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Almeria Tlg

$226 - $336

Drive, car ferry  •  33 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Almería

$223 - $577

Bus, train  •  40 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Angers St Laud Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Angers to Almería

$250 - $341

Bus, bus and ferry  •  41 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Murcia
  4. Take the bus from Murcia to Almeria

$235 - $280

Train, bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Palencia
  3. Take the train from Palencia to Madrid-Chamartin Ave / ...
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Almeria Tlg

$228 - $341

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  23 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Almería

$573 - $682

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Almería is to train and fly which costs £65 - £300 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Almería is to train and fly which costs £65 - £300 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Almería. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Almeria via London Victoria, Lille and Murcia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 35 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Almería is 979 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Almería without a car is to train and bus which takes 35 h 36 min and costs £170 - £260.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Southampton to Almería, including transfers.

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Southampton to Almería bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Almeria Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Southampton to Almería bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Almeria station.

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Almería is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 3:22 AM in Southampton and 4:22 AM in Almería.

Map of how to get from Southampton to Almería.
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  • Distance: 978.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Almería, Spain?

There is no direct connection from Southampton to Almería. However, you can take the train to Clapham Junction, take the train to Gatwick Airport, take the walk to London Gatwick airport, fly to Almeria, then take the taxi to Almería. Alternatively, you can take the train to Reading, take the train to Hayes & Harlington, take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Almeria, then take the taxi to Almería.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Almeria
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Almeria via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from London Stansted to Almeria
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from London Stansted to Almeria via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Almeria
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Almeria
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Almeria via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Almeria
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Irun to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Almeria
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Almeria
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Palencia to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Angers St Laud
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Almeria
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Palencia
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Angers to Almería
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Murcia
Ave. Duration
28 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$147
Schedules at
starbus.es
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Murcia to Almeria
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$80 - $110
Car
$250 - $360

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British Airways, Thomas Cook, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Almeria Airport.

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