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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from City Thameslink to Huntingdon

$56 - $83

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Bus  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$19 - $26

3 alternative options

Train via Cambridge North  •  3h 56m

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

$53 - $82

Train, bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Oxford
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Fair Street X5

$73 - $101

Drive  •  2h 21m

  1. Drive from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station 137.6 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to St Ives, Bus Station station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station and Cambridge, The Busway Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 35m.

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The distance between Southampton and St Ives, Bus Station is 114 miles. The road distance is 137.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station, including transfers.

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Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station 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 St Ives, Bus Station is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 6h 35m.

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Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge Parkside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station.

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  • Distance: 114.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and St Ives, Bus Station, Cambridgeshire, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station via London Waterloo, Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd, City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey, City Thameslink, Huntingdon, and Huntingdon, Railway Station in around 3h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to St Ives, Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station, Cambridge Parkside, and Cambridge, The Busway Parkside in around 6h 35m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from City Thameslink to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Fair Street
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express

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