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There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly Southampton to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Camelon

$67 - $251

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Bus  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Glasgow National Express

$39 - $47

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Fly Southampton to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Glasgow (GLA) SOU - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Camelon

$73 - $255

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$101 - $273

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI

$99 - $241

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Woking
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Camelon

$79 - $251

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI

$89 - $204

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$88 - $210

Train LNER  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Camelon

$99 - $149

Train CrossCountry  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston

$187 - $283

Bus, night train  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Queens Park, National Express stop to Pool Meadow Bus Station M34
  2. Take the night train from Coventry to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church 38

$209 - $324

Drive  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel 439.4 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel is to bus which costs £29 - £40 and takes 13 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel is to fly and train which costs £50 - £200 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Falkirk Wheel. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Camelon, Three Bridges roundabout via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 23 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Falkirk Wheel is 368 miles. The road distance is 439.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel without a car is to train which takes 8 h 6 min and costs £75 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel, including transfers.

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Southampton to Falkirk Wheel 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 Falkirk Wheel is to train which takes 8 h 6 min and costs £75 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £40 and takes 13 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Southampton to Falkirk Wheel bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel.
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  • Distance: 368.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Falkirk Wheel, Scotland?

You can take a train from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Warren Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Edinburgh, and Camelon in around 8 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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 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 London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Camelon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Camelon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Edinburgh to Camelon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
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 Woking
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $30
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$21 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Queens Park, National Express stop to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Falkirk Wheel is 439 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to drive from Southampton to Falkirk Wheel.

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

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There are 320+ hotels available in Falkirk Wheel. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs £1 - £28.

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