There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Grand Central  •  6 h 5 min

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

$144 - $241

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 203
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Darlington

$72 - $105

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Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 27 min

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

$148 - $230

Train CrossCountry #2  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Thornaby

$148 - $219

Bus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Darlington National Express

$107 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees 288.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Southampton to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Heworth to Stockton

$72 - $265

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Thornaby

$118 - $322

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Thornaby

$98 - $257

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Heworth to Stockton

$104 - $286

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  4. Take the train from Heworth to Stockton

$139 - $395

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Thornaby

$150 - $322

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Thornaby-on-Tees. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Thornaby, Victor Way (The Spitfire Hotel) via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) and Stockton, High Street Stand H (o/s Boots). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 47 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Thornaby-on-Tees is 252 miles. The road distance is 288.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees without a car is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees, including transfers.

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Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Darlington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees is 289 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to drive from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees.
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  • Distance: 252.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Thornaby-on-Tees, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Leicester Square Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, Eaglescliffe, and Eaglescliffe, Village Hall (The Avenue) in around 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Thornaby-on-Tees via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Darlington, Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre), Stockton, High Street Stand O (DSS Office), and Stockton, High Street Stand H (o/s Boots) in around 9 h 47 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Eaglescliffe
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $190
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Reading to Darlington
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leeds to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Manchester Airport to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
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 Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
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
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Darlington
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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