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There are 8 ways to get from Southampton to Heysham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Lancaster

$158 - $254

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Bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Lancaster National Express

$29 - $38

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Train CrossCountry  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Lancaster

$140 - $226

Drive  •  4h 32m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Heysham 274.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$67 - $211

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Lancaster

$100 - $301

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  6h 18m

  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 Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$144 - $370

Fly Southampton to Newcastle, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Lancaster

$103 - $341

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Heysham is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 9h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Heysham is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Heysham. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Kingsway, Sugham Lane via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 37m.

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The distance between Southampton and Heysham is 227 miles. The road distance is 274.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Heysham without a car is to train which takes 5h 20m and costs £120 - £200.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Southampton to Heysham, including transfers.

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Southampton to Heysham 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 Heysham is to train which takes 5h 20m and costs £120 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £30 and takes 9h 37m.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Southampton to Heysham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Heysham.
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  • Distance: 227.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Heysham, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Heysham via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London Euston, Lancaster, and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station in around 5h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Heysham via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station in around 9h 37m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $210
Train from Birmingham New Street to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $120
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Heysham is 275 miles. It takes approximately 4h 32m to drive from Southampton to Heysham.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 595+ hotels available in Heysham. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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

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