There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames by train, bus or car

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Train, line 446 bus  •  1 h 45 min

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

$25 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 203 / ...

$13 - $19

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 52 min

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

$47 - $71

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 drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 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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The distance between Southampton and Staines-upon-Thames is 54 miles. The road distance is 61.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.

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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 City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Staines via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train and line 446 bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £19 - £28.

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Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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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 45 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames via Reading in around 1 h 52 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Staines-upon-Thames hourly. 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 Woking
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Reading to Staines
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Railway Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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