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There are 3 ways to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water by train, bus or car

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Train, line 802 bus  •  3h 36m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Kingham
  3. Take the line 802 bus from Kingham, station to Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial 802

$67 - $111

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from Witney, Market Square to Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial V21

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water 92 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Bourton-on-the-Water. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial via Oxford City Centre, George Street and Witney, Market Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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The distance between Southampton and Bourton-on-the-Water is 70 miles. The road distance is 92 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water without a car is to train and line 802 bus which takes 3h 36m and costs £50 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3h 36m to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water, including transfers.

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Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water bus services, operated by Villager Minibus Services, arrive at Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water.

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There are 691+ hotels available in Bourton-on-the-Water. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water.
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 36m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Bourton-on-the-Water, England?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water via Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green, Oxford City Centre, George Street, and Witney, Market Square in around 4h 42m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Kingham
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
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 Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Villager Minibus Services
Phone
01608 658579
Email
kcgowing@btinternet.com
Website
villagerbus.com
Bus from Witney, Market Square to Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
villagerbus.com

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