There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Bodiam Castle by train, bus or car

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Train South Western Railway  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Robertsbridge

$69 - $97

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Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Eastbourne National Express
  2. Take the bus from Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) to Silverhill, Chatham Road (Rochester Road) 99|the Wave

$24 - $28

2 alternative options

Train Southern  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Hastings

$63 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Bodiam Castle 100.8 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Bodiam Castle. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Bodiam, Castle Inn via Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) and Silverhill, Filling Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Bodiam Castle is 86 miles. The road distance is 100.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Bodiam Castle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Southampton to Bodiam Castle, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Southampton to Bodiam Castle is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 27 min.

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Southampton to Bodiam Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hastings, arrive at Silverhill, Chatham Road (Rochester Road) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Bodiam Castle is 101 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Southampton to Bodiam Castle.

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There are 727+ hotels available in Bodiam Castle. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Bodiam Castle.
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  • Distance: 85.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Bodiam Castle, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Bodiam Castle via London Waterloo, London Waterloo East, and Robertsbridge in around 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Bodiam Castle via Eastbourne, Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens), Silverhill, Chatham Road (Rochester Road), Silverhill, Filling Station, and Bodiam, Castle Inn in around 6 h 27 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
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 Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) to Silverhill, Chatham Road (Rochester Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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