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

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Train  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Maryport

$237 - $368

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Bus  •  11h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Carlisle National Express
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Cockermouth, Main Street 600

$34 - $42

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Train, bus via Penrith, Rail Station  •  8h 48m

  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 to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close X4 / ...

$142 - $211

Train, bus  •  9h 20m

  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  •  5h 39m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Cockermouth 332.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Cockermouth, Main Street

$98 - $259

Fly Southampton to Newcastle, train, bus  •  7h 17m

  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 to Cockermouth, Main Street

$81 - $279

Fly Southampton to Glasgow, train, bus  •  6h 46m

  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 to Cockermouth, Main Street

$101 - $348

Fly Southampton to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  7h 6m

  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 to Cockermouth, Main Street

$105 - $345

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  8h 41m

  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 to Cockermouth, Main Street

$118 - $329

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, bus  •  8h 54m

  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 to Cockermouth, Main Street

$148 - $408

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Cockermouth is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 11h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Cockermouth is to drive which costs £55 - £80 and takes 5h 39m.

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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, Main Street via Carlisle, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 36m.

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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 which takes 6h 53m and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m 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 best way to get from Southampton to Cockermouth is to train which takes 6h 53m and costs £180 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 11h 36m.

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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 Cockermouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Cockermouth, Main Street station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Cockermouth.
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  • Distance: 273.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 53m

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Cockermouth via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London Euston, Carlisle, and Maryport in around 6h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Cockermouth via Carlisle, Bus Station in around 11h 36m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
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
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
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
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Maryport
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
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
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 Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
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 Manchester Airport to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 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 Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
ScotRail
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
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Cockermouth, Main Street
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Cockermouth
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
National Express

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

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 857+ hotels available in Cockermouth. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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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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