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There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College by train, bus, night train or car

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Train, line 31 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 31 bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Five Acres, Royal Forest of Dean College 31

$83 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  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 Gloucester National Express

$56 - $72

2 alternative options

Night train, line 31 bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the night train from Southampton Central to Gloucester
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Five Acres, Royal Forest of Dean College 31

$67 - $118

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College 115.3 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Royal Forest of Dean College. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Five Acres, Royal Forest of Dean College via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Gloucester, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Royal Forest of Dean College is 82 miles. The road distance is 115.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College without a car is to train and line 31 bus which takes 4 h 37 min and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College, including transfers.

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Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gloucester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College.

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There are 449+ hotels available in Royal Forest of Dean College. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College.
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  • Distance: 81.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Royal Forest of Dean College, England?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Royal Forest of Dean College via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Gloucester, Gloucester, Bus Station, and Five Acres, Royal Forest of Dean College in around 7 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $40
Night train from Southampton Central to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Five Acres, Royal Forest of Dean College
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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