There are 13 ways to get from Southampton to Colmar by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Colmar Tgv

$198 - $394

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Bus  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Colmar

$45 - $66

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Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  19 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Tgv

$105 - $175

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Colmar

$286 - $345

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Colmar

$142 - $212

Train to Bristol, fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Basel (BSL) BRS - BSL
  3. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$114 - $363

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Basel  •  7 h 1 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 Basel (BSL) LHR - BSL
  4. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$124 - $342

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Basel (BSL) LGW - BSL
  3. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$89 - $296

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Zurich  •  8 h 12 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 Zurich (ZRH) LHR - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  5. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$166 - $414

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Basel  •  7 h 36 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 Basel (BSL) LTN - BSL
  4. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$95 - $233

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Zurich, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Zurich (ZRH) LGW - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$136 - $398

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden (FKB) STN - FKB
  4. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Appenweier
  5. Take the train from Appenweier to Strasbourg
  6. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

$121 - $306

Train to London City, fly to Luxembourg, train  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Luxembourg (LUX) LCY - LUX
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
  4. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

$130 - $359

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Colmar via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 40 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Colmar is 441 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to get from Southampton to Colmar, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Southampton to Colmar is to train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Southampton to Colmar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Colmar station.

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Colmar is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 3:12 PM in Southampton and 4:12 PM in Colmar.

easyJet, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Basel Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 441.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 7 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Southampton to Colmar via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, and Paris Est in around 8 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Colmar via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Victoria Green Line Station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, and Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station in around 18 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from London Gatwick to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from London Gatwick to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from London Luton to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from London Gatwick to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Bristol to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London City to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $3,800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London City to Luxembourg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bristol to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Bristol to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
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
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
London Underground (Tube)
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Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Baden-Baden to Appenweier
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Train from Appenweier to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
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 Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ferry operators

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