There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Port of Tilbury by train, bus, subway 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  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Tilbury Town

$37 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus, line 022 bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...
  2. Take the line 022 bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 022 / ...

$19 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus, Tube  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 203 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly

$38 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Port of Tilbury 116.6 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Port of Tilbury. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Northfleet, Council Avenue (Lawn Road) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Port of Tilbury is 85 miles. The road distance is 116.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Port of Tilbury without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Southampton to Port of Tilbury, including transfers.

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Southampton to Port of Tilbury 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 Port of Tilbury is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 022 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 51 min.

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Southampton to Port of Tilbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre).

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Port of Tilbury is 117 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Southampton to Port of Tilbury.

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There are 416+ hotels available in Port of Tilbury. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Port of Tilbury.
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  • Distance: 85.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Port of Tilbury, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Port of Tilbury via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, West Ham Underground Station, and West Ham in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Port of Tilbury via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com

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