There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 801 bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
  3. Take the line 801 bus from Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent 801

$67 - $102

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  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 (Corn Exchange) to Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial V21

$23 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus, line 51 bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Salisbury, Endless Street X7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street X5
  3. Take the line 51 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cirencester, The Forum 51 / ...

$34 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

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

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

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 (Stop A3) and Witney, Market Square (Corn Exchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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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 801 bus which takes 3 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min 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 Community Bus (Oxon), 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 1 h 38 min to drive from Southampton to Bourton-on-the-Water.

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There are 673+ hotels available in Bourton-on-the-Water. Prices start at $97 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: 3 h 55 min

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 (Stop A3), Witney, Market Square (Town Hall), and Witney, Market Square (Corn Exchange) in around 4 h 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Pulhams Coaches
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
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Villager Community Bus (Oxon)
Phone
01451 832114
Website
villagerbus.com
Bus from Witney, Market Square (Corn Exchange) to Bourton-on-the-Water, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
villagerbus.com
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Salisbury, Endless Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cirencester, The Forum
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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