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

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Train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Grimsby Town

$79 - $205

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Bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Louth National Express

$25 - $33

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Train, bus via King's Cross St. Pancras station  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newark North Gate
  3. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Louth, Market Place 50

$69 - $113

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
  4. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Louth, Market Place 50

$132 - $200

Train, bus via Peterborough  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Horsham
  2. Take the train from Horsham to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough to Louth

$93 - $136

Drive  •  3h 50m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Louth 223.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 39m

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

$92 - $253

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Grimsby Town
  4. Take the bus from Grimsby, St James Church Stop 1 to Louth, Market Place

$112 - $351

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Louth is to bus which costs £19 - £26 and takes 8h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Louth is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Louth. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Louth via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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The distance between Southampton and Louth is 181 miles. The road distance is 223.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Louth without a car is to train which takes 6h 47m and costs £60 - £160.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Southampton to Louth, including transfers.

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Southampton to Louth 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 Louth is to train which takes 6h 47m and costs £60 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £26 and takes 8h 25m.

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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 Louth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Louth station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Louth.
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  • Distance: 181.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Louth via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Warren Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Doncaster, Grimsby Town, and Grimsby, Abbey Walk in around 6h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Louth via London Victoria Coach Station in around 8h 25m.

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
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from London Kings Cross to Newark North Gate
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $120
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Train from Manchester Airport to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $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 Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Louth, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Bus from Grimsby, St James Church Stop 1 to Louth, Market Place
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Louth
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Louth
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Louth is 223 miles. It takes approximately 3h 50m to drive from Southampton to Louth.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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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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