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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Saxmundham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich

$66 - $99

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Train via Reading  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Ealing Broadway
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich

$96 - $146

Bus  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T4 203
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T4 to Ipswich 250
  3. Take the bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Saxmundham, Street Farm Road 64

Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Saxmundham 192.8 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Norwich (NWI) SOU - NWI

$103 - $463

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Saxmundham is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Saxmundham is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Saxmundham. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Saxmundham, Street Farm Road via Heathrow Airport London T4 and Old Cattle Market Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 1m.

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The distance between Southampton and Saxmundham is 155 miles. The road distance is 192.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Saxmundham without a car is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Southampton to Saxmundham, including transfers.

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Southampton to Saxmundham 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 Saxmundham is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs £50 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 1m, you could also fly, which costs £75 - £360 and takes 7h 17m.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Norwich Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Southampton to Saxmundham bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, arrive at Saxmundham, Street Farm Road station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Saxmundham.
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  • Distance: 154.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 28m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Saxmundham, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Saxmundham via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Stratford station, Stratford (London), and Ipswich in around 4h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Saxmundham via Heathrow Airport London T4, Ipswich, and Old Cattle Market Bus Station in around 9h 1m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Norwich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Norwich via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Norwich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southampton to Norwich via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Southampton to Norwich via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
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 T4
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T4 to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
National Express
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Saxmundham, Street Farm Road
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
firstgroup.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Saxmundham is 193 miles. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Southampton to Saxmundham.

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Air France, Loganair, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Southampton Airport to Norwich Airport.

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There are 432+ hotels available in Saxmundham. Prices start at $78 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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