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There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Ascot by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 30m

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

$45 - $68

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Bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west 703 / ...

$23 - $26

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Taxi  •  57m

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton to Ascot 54.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  57m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Ascot 54.6 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Ascot is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Ascot is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Ascot. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 26m.

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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 1h 30m.

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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 1h 30m and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Southampton to Ascot, including transfers.

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

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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 1h 30m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 3h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Ascot.
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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Ascot via Reading in around 1h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Ascot via Heathrow Airport London T5 and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 3h 26m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.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
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton to Ascot
Ave. Duration
57m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

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Southampton to Ascot bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Ascot, Heatherwood Hospital - west station.

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

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

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