There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Newmarket by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$61 - $94

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Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum National Express / ...

$53 - $66

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum 727

$65 - $85

Train, bus via Reading  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air) Ra1
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum 727

$79 - $107

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Newmarket 141.7 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Newmarket is 122 miles. The road distance is 141.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Newmarket without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Southampton to Newmarket, including transfers.

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Southampton to Newmarket bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Newmarket is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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Southampton to Newmarket bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Newmarket is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Southampton to Newmarket.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Newmarket.
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  • Distance: 121.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Newmarket via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Leicester Square Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Cambridge in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Newmarket via Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$39
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 Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn (Rail-Air)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com

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