There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Hatfield by train, subway, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo

$40 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hatfield, Town Centre 724

$35 - $39

3 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 614 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Edgware Underground Station
  3. Take the line 614 bus from Edgware Station Station Road to Hatfield, Memorial Hall 614 / ...

$38 - $53

Train, line 800 bus, bus, line 602 bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  3. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Clarendon Road
  4. Take the line 602 bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Hatfield, Memorial Hall 602

$62 - $84

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Hatfield 91.9 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Hatfield is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Hatfield is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Hatfield. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Hatfield, Town Centre via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Hatfield is 79 miles. The road distance is 91.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Hatfield without a car is to train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Southampton to Hatfield, including transfers.

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Southampton to Hatfield 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 Hatfield is to train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £30 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Hatfield.
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  • Distance: 78.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to Hatfield hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Hatfield via Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Edgware Station Station Road to Hatfield, Memorial Hall
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Hatfield, Memorial Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
unobus.info
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 Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hatfield, Town Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Carousel Buses

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