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There are 6 ways to get from Southampton to Leek by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Macclesfield

$95 - $138

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Bus  •  6h 29m

  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 Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$27 - $35

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Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Leek 191.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Southampton to Manchester, bus  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station

$50 - $186

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train, line 109 bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
  4. Take the line 109 bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Bridge End, Mill Street

$106 - $342

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, bus  •  6h 32m

  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 bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station

$127 - $345

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Leek is to bus which costs £20 - £27 and takes 6h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Leek is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Leek station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Leek Town Centre, Bus Station via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hanley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 29m.

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The distance between Southampton and Leek is 155 miles. The road distance is 191.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Leek without a car is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Southampton to Leek, including transfers.

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Southampton to Leek 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 Leek is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £70 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £27 and takes 6h 29m.

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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 Leek bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Leek.
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  • Distance: 155.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 10m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton to Leek hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 3h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Leek via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hanley, Bus Station in around 6h 29m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
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
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
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 Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
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 Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Aimee's
Phone
01538 385050
Email
louise@aimeestravel.com
Website
aimeestravel.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
aimeestravel.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Bridge End, Mill Street
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
aimeestravel.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Leek is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Southampton to Leek.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 616+ hotels available in Leek. 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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