There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Bangor by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or car

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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Fly Southampton to Belfast City  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Belfast City (BHD) SOU - BHD

$58 - $285

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Train to London City, fly to Belfast City  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Belfast City (BHD) LCY - BHD

$93 - $277

Train to Bristol, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) BRS - BFS

$101 - $236

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 10 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 Belfast City (BHD) LHR - BHD

$110 - $316

Train to Birmingham, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Belfast City (BHD) BHX - BHD

$108 - $279

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LGW - BFS

$70 - $199

Train to Cardiff, fly to Belfast City  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Belfast City (BHD) CWL - BHD

$120 - $327

Train, carferry via Liverpool South Parkway  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool South Parkway
  3. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
  4. Take the carferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast

$179 - $350

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, carferry  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Stranraer
  4. Take the carferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$381 - $545

Train, carferry  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the carferry from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast

$173 - $234

Bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Queens Park, National Express stop to Pool Meadow Bus Station M34
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre X2a / ...

$88 - $116

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Cairnryan
  2. Take the carferry from Cairnryan to Larne

$129 - $242

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton and Bangor is 316 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Bangor without a car is to train and carferry which takes 12 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Southampton to Bangor, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Belfast City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are 484+ hotels available in Bangor. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Bangor.
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  • Distance: 316.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Bangor, Northern Ireland?

Flybe flies from Southampton to Bangor every 4 hours.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from London City to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Cardiff to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bristol to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Southampton Central to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Wolverhampton to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Queens Park, National Express stop to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.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 and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Single offer
$35
Standard fare
$62
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$170
Car ferry from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$226
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$40
Passenger Flexi
$66
Standard Car
$92

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