There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Ruffec by train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, car, car train or plane

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  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Poitiers Tgv
  4. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$194 - $413

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  20 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Poitiers
  4. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$55 - $79

10 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  18 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris, Paris 800 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Poitiers 723
  5. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$112 - $173

Car ferry, drive  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Ruffec

$104 - $201

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ruffec

$292 - $356

Fly Southampton to Limoges, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Limoges (LIG) SOU - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges Montjovis to Angouleme
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Ruffec

$207 - $816

Train to London Stansted, fly to Poitiers, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$118 - $309

Fly Southampton to Bergerac, train  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Bergerac (EGC) SOU - EGC
  2. Take the train from Bergerac to Libourne
  3. Take the train from Libourne to Angouleme
  4. Take the train from Angouleme to Ruffec

$134 - $564

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bordeaux (BOD) LGW - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
  4. Take the train from Angouleme to Ruffec

$120 - $306

Fly Southampton to Paris CDG, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Paris CDG (CDG) SOU - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Poitiers
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$113 - $395

Train to London Stansted, fly to Limoges, train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Limoges (LIG) STN - LIG
  3. Take the train from Limoges Montjovis to Angouleme
  4. Take the train from Angouleme to Ruffec

$138 - $363

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Nantes, train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE) LGW - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to St-Pierre-des-Corps
  4. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers
  5. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$147 - $336

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton and Ruffec is 347 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Ruffec without a car is to train which takes 10 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to get from Southampton to Ruffec, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Limoges Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Ruffec is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 12:04 AM in Southampton and 1:04 AM in Ruffec.

Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Limoges Airport.

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There are 126+ hotels available in Ruffec. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Ruffec.
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  • Distance: 346.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 17 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Ruffec, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a train from Southampton to Ruffec via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy, Marne la Vallée-Chessy, and Poitiers in around 10 h 17 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $900
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Libourne to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $45
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nantes to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Poitiers to Ruffec
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Limoges Montjovis to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Angouleme to Ruffec
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Bergerac to Libourne
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Libourne to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Nantes to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Condor Ferries

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