There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Swanley by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Swanley

$37 - $58

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Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...

$21 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus via Heathrow Central Bus Station  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$39 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Swanley 101.4 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Swanley. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Swanley via Clapham Junction and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Southampton and Swanley is 77 miles. The road distance is 101.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Swanley without a car is to train which takes 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Southampton to Swanley, including transfers.

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Southampton to Swanley train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Swanley is to train which takes 2 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 11 min.

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Southampton to Swanley train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Swanley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Swanley is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Southampton to Swanley.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Swanley.
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  • Distance: 76.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Swanley, Kent, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Swanley via Clapham Junction and London Victoria in around 2 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Swanley every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
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
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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