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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington

$54 - $85

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Bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...

$22 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Woking
  2. Take the bus from Woking to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...

$24 - $36

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 67.3 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a town car from Southampton to London Heathrow Airport 67.2 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 is to towncar which costs £130 - £180 and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade station and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 via Reading and Hayes & Harlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Southampton and Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 is 57 miles. The road distance is 67.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 without a car is to train which takes 1h 56m and costs £40 - £70.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3, including transfers.

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Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 is to train which takes 1h 56m and costs £40 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 2h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3.
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  • Distance: 57.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Heathrow Airport Terminal 3, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 via Reading, Hayes & Harlington, and Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 in around 1h 56m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 every 3 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $27 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Train operators
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
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 Woking to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
National Express
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southampton to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Hayes & Harlington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Southampton to Heathrow Airport Terminal 3.

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There are 6695+ hotels available in Heathrow Airport Terminal 3. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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