There are 5 ways to get from Twickenham to Southampton by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$28 - $44

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Line 490 bus, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Twickenham, York Street Twickenham to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 490
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express / ...

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  2 h 27 min

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

$48 - $80

Line 490 bus, bus via Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Twickenham, York Street Twickenham to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 490
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange 203

$26 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Twickenham to Southampton 67 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Twickenham to Southampton is to line 490 bus and bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Twickenham to Southampton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Twickenham to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Twickenham, York Street Twickenham and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Twickenham to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Twickenham and arriving at Southampton Central via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Twickenham and Southampton is 60 miles. The road distance is 67 miles.

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The best way to get from Twickenham to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Twickenham to Southampton, including transfers.

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Twickenham to Southampton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Twickenham, York Street Twickenham station.

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Twickenham to Southampton train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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The best way to get from Twickenham to Southampton is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £21 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 490 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Twickenham to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 60.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Twickenham, England and Southampton, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Twickenham to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Twickenham to Southampton via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Heathrow Airport London T5 in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Twickenham to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Twickenham, York Street Twickenham to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Twickenham, York Street Twickenham to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 to Highfield, Southampton Uni Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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