There are 7 ways to get from Southampton to Cheshire East by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Stafford

$90 - $170

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Fly Southampton to Manchester  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

$48 - $186

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe

$93 - $166

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Crewe

$108 - $183

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Cheshire East 198 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 27 min

  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 Sandbach

$108 - $309

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 31 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 Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$125 - $346

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Cheshire East. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Sandbach via Stafford and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Cheshire East is 163 miles. The road distance is 198 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Cheshire East without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Southampton to Cheshire East, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Southampton to Cheshire East is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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

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Southampton to Cheshire East train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stafford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Cheshire East is 198 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Southampton to Cheshire East.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Cheshire East.
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  • Distance: 162.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Cheshire East, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton to Cheshire East hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, Flybe flies from Southampton to Cheshire East 5 times a day.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Stafford
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
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
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24

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