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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Staines

$23 - $35

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Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Woking
  2. Take the bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 446 / ...

Train CrossCountry  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Staines

$48 - $72

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames 61.5 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames is to bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Staines-upon-Thames station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Staines. Services depart twice daily, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Staines-upon-Thames is 54 miles. The road distance is 61.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £18 - £27.

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The train from Southampton Central to Staines takes 1 h 14 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £18 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 53.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Staines
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Woking
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Reading to Staines
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Woking station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
falconcoachhire.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 T5
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames.

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