There are 3 ways to get from Southampton to Ascot by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Ascot

$45 - $69

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Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west (Heatherwood Roundabout) 703 / ...

$17 - $21

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Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Ascot 54.6 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Ascot. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west (Heatherwood Roundabout) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Ascot. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Ascot via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Ascot is 47 miles. The road distance is 54.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Ascot without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Southampton to Ascot, including transfers.

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

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Southampton to Ascot train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Ascot is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 1 min.

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Southampton to Ascot bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west (Heatherwood Roundabout) station.

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Southampton to Ascot train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Ascot station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Ascot.
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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Ascot, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Ascot via Reading in around 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Ascot via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west (Heatherwood Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west (Heatherwood Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Ascot is 55 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Southampton to Ascot.

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