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There are 8 ways to get from Southampton to Wrexham 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 CrossCountry  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wrexham General

$98 - $148

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Bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester National Express

$28 - $38

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Train via Newport (S Wales)  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Wrexham General

$106 - $174

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Wrexham 218.1 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train  •  5h 20m

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

$67 - $229

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester

$115 - $327

Train to Bristol, fly to Chester  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG

$157 - $312

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  7h 3m

  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 Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$144 - $388

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Wrexham is to bus which costs £21 - £30 and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Wrexham is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Wrexham, Market Street via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Chester Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Wrexham General via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 4m.

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The distance between Southampton and Wrexham is 164 miles. The road distance is 218.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Wrexham without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs £75 - £120.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Southampton to Wrexham, including transfers.

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Southampton to Wrexham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Wrexham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Wrexham is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs £75 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £30 and takes 8h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Wrexham.
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  • Distance: 163.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Wrexham, Wales?

You can take a train from Southampton to Wrexham via Birmingham New Street in around 5h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Wrexham via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Chester, and Chester Bus Interchange in around 8h 24m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Southampton to Wrexham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chester station.

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Southampton to Wrexham train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Wrexham General station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Wrexham is 218 miles. It takes approximately 3h 39m to drive from Southampton to Wrexham.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 550+ hotels available in Wrexham. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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