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

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 via Köln Hauptbahnhof  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Göttingen Ice

$238 - $469

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Bus  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Dortmund 080
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund to Göttingen 051 / ...

$62 - $103

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Train  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hannover Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...

$195 - $473

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...

$393 - $545

Bus, train  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...

$100 - $148

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 16 min

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

$142 - $212

Fly Southampton to Hannover, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Hannover (HAJ) SOU - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen

$119 - $470

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Hannover  •  7 h 42 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 Hannover (HAJ) LHR - HAJ
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen

$146 - $409

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Frankfurt  •  8 h 13 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 Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Göttingen

$164 - $430

Train to London Stansted, fly to Hannover, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Hannover (HAJ) STN - HAJ
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen

$132 - $517

Fly Southampton to Dusseldorf, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Dusseldorf (DUS) SOU - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen

$149 - $359

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Göttingen. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Göttingen via London and Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 45 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Göttingen is 495 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Göttingen without a car is to train which takes 11 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 37 min to get from Southampton to Göttingen, including transfers.

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Southampton to Göttingen 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 Göttingen is to train which takes 11 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Hannover Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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

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Göttingen is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 8:11 PM in Southampton and 9:11 PM in Göttingen.

Eurowings, Air France, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Southampton Airport to Hannover Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Göttingen.
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  • Distance: 494.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 37 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Göttingen, Germany?

You can take a train from Southampton to Göttingen via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels - Midi, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 11 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Göttingen via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, and Dortmund in around 20 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,400
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Hannover via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Southampton to Hannover via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from London Stansted to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $800
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $120
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 Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 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
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
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

There are 99+ hotels available in Göttingen. Prices start at $56 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 .

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