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There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Richmond by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  5h 2m

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

$65 - $107

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Train CrossCountry  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Darlington

$144 - $223

Train CrossCountry #2  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Darlington

$140 - $206

Bus  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Darlington National Express

$97 - $121

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Richmond 282.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Southampton to Newcastle, train, bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  3. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  3. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train  •  6h 3m

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

$92 - $246

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington

$97 - $314

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington

$116 - $428

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  4. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington

$134 - $425

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington

$127 - $335

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Richmond is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Richmond is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Richmond, Market Place via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Darlington, Town Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 33m.

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The distance between Southampton and Richmond is 244 miles. The road distance is 282.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Richmond without a car is to train which takes 5h 2m and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Southampton to Richmond, including transfers.

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Southampton to Richmond 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 Richmond is to train which takes 5h 2m and costs £50 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £95 and takes 9h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Southampton to Richmond bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Darlington station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 243.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 2m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Richmond, North Yorkshire, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Richmond via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Leicester Square station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Darlington, and Darlington Rail Station in around 5h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Richmond via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Darlington, Town Hall in around 9h 33m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $35
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
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 Darlington
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Manchester Airport to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Darlington
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
National Express
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Richmond is 282 miles. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from Southampton to Richmond.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 535+ hotels available in Richmond. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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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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