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There are 13 ways to get from Southampton to Letterkenny by plane, bus, train, subway, shuttle, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

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Fly Southampton to Belfast City, bus  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Belfast City (BHD) SOU - BHD
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre

$80 - $317

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Fly Southampton to Dublin, bus  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Dublin (DUB) SOU - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It

$68 - $282

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Train, subway to London Stansted, fly to Derry, line 64 bus  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the subway from Green Park station to Tottenham Hale station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Derry (LDY) STN - LDY
  4. Take the line 64 bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It

$98 - $272

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Belfast City, bus  •  8h 10m

  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 Belfast City (BHD) LHR - BHD
  4. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre

$132 - $346

Train to Bristol, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) BRS - BFS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$118 - $256

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LGW - BFS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$89 - $263

Train to Birmingham, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) BHX - BFS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$134 - $331

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LTN - BFS
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$105 - $227

Train, bus and ferry, bus via Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery  •  16h 52m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop 932

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  17h 12m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station 32

$129 - $179

Train, car ferry, bus  •  18h 16m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  4. Take the bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station 32

$223 - $325

Train, bus and ferry, bus via Sligo, Sligo Bus Station  •  19h 8m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the train from Connolly to Sligo
  4. Take the bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It 64 / ...

$149 - $219

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 16m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Letterkenny

$133 - $186

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Letterkenny is to fly and bus which costs £50 - £220 and takes 8h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Letterkenny is to fly and bus which costs £60 - £250 and takes 6h 43m.

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The distance between Southampton and Letterkenny is 386 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Letterkenny without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus which takes 16h 52m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 43m to get from Southampton to Letterkenny, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Belfast City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are 117+ hotels available in Letterkenny. Prices start at $63 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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Map of how to get from Southampton to Letterkenny.
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  • Distance: 386.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 43m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Letterkenny, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Southampton to Letterkenny. However, you can take the train to Southampton Airport Parkway, take the walk to Southampton airport, fly to Belfast City, take the walk to Belfast City Airport, take the line 600 shuttle to Belfast Europa Bus Centre, take the walk to Belfast Europa Bus Centre, take the bus to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, then take the line 64 bus to Letterkenny. Alternatively, you can take the train to London Waterloo, take the walk to Waterloo station, take the subway to Green Park station, take the subway to Tottenham Hale station, take the walk to Tottenham Hale, take the train to Stansted Airport, take the walk to London Stansted airport, fly to Derry, take the walk to Eglinton City Of Derry Airport, take the line 143 bus to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, then take the line 64 bus to Letterkenny.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from London Stansted to Derry
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
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
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
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
First Anytime Day Single
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$16 - $24
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Dublin Airport to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
Bus Eireann
Airporter UK
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 and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express
Mc Ginley Coach Travel
Phone
074 9135201
Email
info@johnmcginley.com
Website
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Mc Ginley Coach Travel
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155

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