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There are 11 ways to get from Utrecht to Southampton by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry 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  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$143 - $326

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Bus, train  •  13h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to London Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$53 - $108

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Train, night bus  •  14h 7m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$84 - $141

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 6m

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Southampton

$252 - $290

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 19m

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Southampton

$105 - $158

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Southampton  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU

$59 - $220

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$109 - $348

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London City, train  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$103 - $338

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central

$97 - $260

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Bristol, train  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$114 - $307

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

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  3. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$123 - $359

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Southampton is to bus and train which costs 45€ - 95€ and takes 13h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Southampton is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 4h 34m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Southampton is 470 km.

The best way to get from Utrecht to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 7h 27m and costs 120€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Utrecht to Southampton, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Southampton is 1h behind Utrecht. It is currently 7:42 PM in Utrecht and 6:42 PM in Southampton.

KLM and Flybe offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 872+ hotels available in Southampton. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Utrecht to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 294.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Southampton, England?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Southampton via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, London St. Pancras International, Euston station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 7h 27m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
Ave. Duration
38m
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
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to London
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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