There are 11 ways to get from Southampton to Cockermouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument) 600

$190 - $294

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Bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Penrith National Express
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close (opp no. 14) X5

$39 - $45

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Train, bus via Manchester Piccadilly  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close (opp no. 14) X5

$147 - $213

Train, bus via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Cockermouth National Express

$108 - $159

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Cockermouth 332.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Southampton to Newcastle, train, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)

$86 - $282

Fly Southampton to Glasgow, train, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Glasgow (GLA) SOU - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)

$106 - $351

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close (opp no. 14)

$99 - $253

Fly Southampton to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)

$112 - $348

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)

$128 - $337

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, bus  •  8 h 51 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 Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  4. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  5. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)

$153 - $411

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Cockermouth. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close (opp no. 14) via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Cockermouth is 274 miles. The road distance is 332.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Cockermouth without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Southampton to Cockermouth, including transfers.

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Southampton to Cockermouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Southampton to Cockermouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close (opp no. 14) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Cockermouth is 333 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to drive from Southampton to Cockermouth.

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KLM and Flybe offer flights from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 855+ hotels available in Cockermouth. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Cockermouth.
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  • Distance: 273.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 16 min

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

You can take a bus from Southampton to Cockermouth via Penrith and Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) in around 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
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
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
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
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close (opp no. 14)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Cockermouth
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Penrith
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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