There are 10 ways to get from Southampton to Cape Wrath by train, bus, night train or plane

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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Train LNER, bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road 805

$144 - $211

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Bus  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Keoldale, Road End (Cairn) 805

$106 - $128

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Train CrossCountry, bus  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Dundee
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Keoldale, Road End (Cairn) 805

$285 - $395

Train, night train, bus  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the night train from London Euston to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Keoldale, Road End (Cairn) 805

$137 - $182

Fly Southampton to Inverness, bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Inverness (INV) SOU - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road

$140 - $534

Train to Bristol, fly to Inverness, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Inverness (INV) BRS - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road

$127 - $375

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Inverness, bus  •  8 h 58 min

  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 Inverness (INV) LHR - INV
  4. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road

$172 - $484

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Inverness, bus  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Inverness (INV) LGW - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road

$107 - $258

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Inverness, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Inverness (INV) LTN - INV
  4. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road

$111 - $274

Fly Southampton to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road

$137 - $333

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton and Cape Wrath is 555 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Cape Wrath without a car is to train and bus which takes 14 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 20 min to get from Southampton to Cape Wrath, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Inverness Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Loganair, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Southampton Airport to Inverness Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Cape Wrath. Prices start at $100 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 .

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Cape Wrath.
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  • Distance: 555.5 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 20 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Cape Wrath, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Cape Wrath via Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12), Inverness, Bus Station, and Keoldale, Road End (Cairn) in around 21 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Inverness via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Inverness via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southampton to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Southampton to Inverness via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
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 Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Dundee
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $300
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Single
$190 - $300
Off-Peak Single
$220 - $330
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Inverness
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$204
Sleeper Seat
$70 - $100
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Durness Bus
Phone
01971 511 223
Email
info@thedurnessbus.com
Website
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Keoldale, Road End (Cairn)
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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