There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Lyme Regis by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Axminster

$34 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Bournemouth Station 206 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Bridport National Express

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square X51

$24 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Lyme Regis 79.6 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Lyme Regis is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Lyme Regis is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Lyme Regis is 68 miles. The road distance is 79.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Southampton to Lyme Regis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Lyme Regis. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Lyme Regis, The Square via Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road and Bridport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Southampton, England and Lyme Regis, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Lyme Regis via Salisbury, Axminster, and Axminster, Rail Station in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Lyme Regis via Bournemouth Station, Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road, Bridport, and Bridport, Coach Station in around 5 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Axminster
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 City Centre, Coach Station to Bournemouth Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Bridport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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