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

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Train South Western Railway  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Caterham

$34 - $52

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Bus, line 400 bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station 206 / ...
  2. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham Railway Station 400

$29 - $37

2 alternative options

Train via Horsham  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Horsham
  2. Take the train from Horsham to Redhill

$53 - $77

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Caterham 84.8 miles

$18 - $27

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Caterham station. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Caterham Railway Station via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Caterham. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Caterham via Clapham Junction and East Croydon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Southampton and Caterham is 64 miles. The road distance is 84.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Caterham without a car is to train which takes 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Southampton to Caterham, including transfers.

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Southampton to Caterham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton to Caterham train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Caterham is to train which takes 2 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 400 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 4 min.

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Southampton to Caterham bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Caterham Railway Station.

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Southampton to Caterham train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Caterham station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Caterham.
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  • Distance: 63.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Caterham, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Caterham via Clapham Junction and East Croydon in around 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Caterham via South Terminal Bus Station and Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal in around 4 h 4 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Caterham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Horsham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Horsham to Redhill
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
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 City Centre, Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Caterham is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Southampton to Caterham.

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