There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye 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, line 33 bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon
  3. Take the train from Swindon to Gloucester
  4. Take the line 33 bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Ross-on-Wye, Camp Road 33

$81 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Ross-on-Wye National Express

$57 - $71

2 alternative options

Train, line 32 bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Gloucester
  2. Take the line 32 bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Ross-on-Wye, Five Ways (Old railway bridge piers) 32

$65 - $114

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye 113.3 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Ross-on-Wye is 87 miles. The road distance is 113.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Ross-on-Wye. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Ross-on-Wye via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye.
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  • Distance: 86.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Ross-on-Wye, England?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Ross-on-Wye via Heathrow Central Bus Station and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 6 h.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Southampton Central to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Ross-on-Wye, Camp Road
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Ross-on-Wye, Five Ways (Old railway bridge piers)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Ross-on-Wye
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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