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There are 6 ways to get from Southampton to Buxton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Stockport

$100 - $149

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Fly Southampton to Manchester, train  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$53 - $197

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Train, line 101 bus, bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Stafford
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Hanley, Bus Station 101
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road 16

Drive  •  3h 36m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Buxton 198.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$103 - $305

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  5h 41m

  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 Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton

$130 - $356

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Buxton is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Buxton is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Buxton. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Buxton via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between Southampton and Buxton is 165 miles. The road distance is 198.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Buxton without a car is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs £75 - £120.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from Southampton to Buxton, including transfers.

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Southampton to Buxton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Southampton to Buxton train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stockport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Buxton is 199 miles. It takes approximately 3h 36m to drive from Southampton to Buxton.

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  • Distance: 165 miles
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Buxton, Derby, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton to Buxton hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 3h 53m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Stockport
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from Southampton Central to Stafford
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Hanley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Buxton, Terrace Road
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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