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There are 5 ways to get from Swaythling to London by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

£30 - £65

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Bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from University of Southampton to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station National Express

£5 - £8

3 alternative options

Train via Reading  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

£44 - £157

Train via Eastleigh  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Eastleigh to London Waterloo

£32 - £67

Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from Swaythling to London Paddington 74.4 miles

£12 - £18

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The cheapest way to get from Swaythling to London is to bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Swaythling to London is to train which costs £30 - £65 and takes 1h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from University of Southampton and arriving at LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at London Waterloo. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Swaythling and London is 67 miles. The road distance is 74.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Swaythling to London without a car is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £30 - £65.

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The train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo takes 1h 11m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Swaythling to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from University of Southampton station.

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Swaythling to London train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from Swaythling to London is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £30 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Swaythling to London.
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  • Distance: 67.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Swaythling, England and London, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £30 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 11m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from University of Southampton to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £65
Train from Eastleigh to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £35
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
TfL Rail
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 University of Southampton to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express

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Swaythling to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station.

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Swaythling to London train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at London Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swaythling to London is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Swaythling to London.

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