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There are 7 ways to get from Southampton to Bayeux by car, car ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry, car train, plane or ferry

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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Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Bayeux

$51 - $111

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Train  •  7 h 56 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 St Lazare to Bayeux Ic

$145 - $348

Train, car ferry  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Take the train from Cherbourg to Bayeux Ic

$62 - $130

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 21 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 Caen 713 / ...

$98 - $151

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 16 min

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

$246 - $290

Fly to Guernsey, ferry, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Guernsey (GCI) SOU - GCI
  2. Take the ferry from St Peter Port, Guernsey to Dielette
  3. Take the train from Cherbourg to Bayeux

$140 - $494

Fly to Jersey, ferry, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Jersey (JER) SOU - JER
  2. Take the ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Barneville-Carteret
  3. Take the train from Valognes to Bayeux

$75 - $284

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Bayeux is to drive and car ferry which costs £35 - £90 and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Bayeux is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £180 - £230 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Bayeux is 117 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Bayeux without a car is to train which takes 7 h 56 min and costs £110 - £270.

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Southampton to Bayeux, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Guernsey Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Bayeux is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 8:30 AM in Southampton and 9:30 AM in Bayeux.

Aurigny and Flybe offer flights from Southampton Airport to Guernsey Airport.

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There are 524+ hotels available in Bayeux. Prices start at $73 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 £1 - £28.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Bayeux.
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  • Distance: 117.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Bayeux, Normandy, France?

You can take a train from Southampton to Bayeux via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 7 h 56 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Guernsey
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Southampton to Guernsey via Jersey
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Southampton to Jersey
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Southampton to Guernsey via Alderney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
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 Poole
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Cherbourg to Bayeux
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Valognes to Bayeux
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $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
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Caen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $80
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$29 - $40
Car
$55 - $80
Manche Iles Express
Phone
0 825 131 050
Website
manche-iles-express.com
Ferry from St Peter Port, Guernsey to Dielette
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com
Ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Barneville-Carteret
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com

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