There are 10 ways to get from Southampton to Ardèche by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montelimar Tgv

$324 - $556

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Bus  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand
  4. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Landogne 27
  5. Take the bus from Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé to Lalevade - Place de la Paix

$55 - $77

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Train, bus  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Aubenas 15

$245 - $379

Drive, carferry  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the carferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Ardèche

$141 - $274

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ardèche

$321 - $405

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Lyon  •  8 h 19 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 Lyon (LYS) LHR - LYS
  4. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Montelimar

$254 - $485

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Lyon, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Lyon (LYS) LGW - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Montelimar

$219 - $449

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Marseille, bus  •  11 h 2 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 Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS
  4. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
  5. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Aubenas

$148 - $379

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Marseille, train, bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Marseille (MRS) LGW - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
  4. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Aubenas

$108 - $303

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Grenoble, train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Grenoble (GNB) LGW - GNB
  3. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Ville
  4. Take the train from Valence Ville to Montelimar

$235 - $645

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Ardèche. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Lalevade - Place de la Paix via London, Paris Centre - Bercy, Clermont-Ferrand and Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 40 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Ardèche is 509 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Ardèche without a car is to train which takes 9 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Southampton to Ardèche, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Southampton to Ardèche is to train which takes 9 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Southampton to Ardèche bus services, operated by Hugon Tourisme, arrive at Lalevade - Place de la Paix station.

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Ardèche is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 1:36 AM in Southampton and 2:36 AM in Ardèche.

KLM, British Airways, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Ardèche.
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  • Distance: 509.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 32 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Ardèche, France?

You can take a train from Southampton to Ardèche via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Montelimar in around 9 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Ardèche via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Paris Centre - Bercy, Clermont-Ferrand, Landogne, and Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé in around 25 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montelimar
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Lille Europe to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$210 - $320
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Montelimar
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Valence Ville to Montelimar
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $19
1st Class
$25 - $35
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Grenoble to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Valence Ville to Montelimar
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $26
Bus operators
Le Sept
Website
lesept.fr
Bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Aubenas
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
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
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 Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
La Région Occitanie
Phone
05 61 33 50 50
Email
contact@laregion.fr
Website
laregion.fr
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Landogne
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Website
La Région Occitanie
Hugon Tourisme
Phone
04 66 49 03 81
Email
contact@hugon-tourisme.com
Website
hugon-tourisme.com
Bus from Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé to Lalevade - Place de la Paix
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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