There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Lymington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brockenhurst
  2. Take the train from Brockenhurst to Lymington Town

$9 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 6 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Lymington, Main Post Office 6

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton to Lymington 17.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Lymington 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Lymington is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Lymington is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay and arriving at Lymington, Main Post Office. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Lymington. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Lymington Town via Brockenhurst. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Lymington is 12 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Lymington without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £6 - £35.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Southampton to Lymington, including transfers.

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Southampton to Lymington bus services, operated by Bluestar, depart from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay station.

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Southampton to Lymington train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Lymington is to train which takes 42 min and costs £6 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 6 bus, which costs £6 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Lymington.
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  • Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Lymington via Brockenhurst in around 42 min. Alternatively, Bluestar operates a bus from Southampton to Lymington hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brockenhurst
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brockenhurst to Lymington Town
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Bluestar
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Lymington, Main Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bluestarbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton to Lymington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

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