Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

National Express
20:305h25
Southampton Central (SOU)
01:55London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£311One-way
0 changes
National Express
19:004h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
23:45London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£431One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableSouthampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
National Express
19:004h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
23:45London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
National Express
20:305h25
Southampton Central (SOU)
01:55London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes

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Bus times from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 45 m

Average

5 h 5 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

91 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
19:004h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
23:45London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£431One-way
0 changes
National Express
20:305h25
Southampton Central (SOU)
01:55London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£311One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

distanceDistance56 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£26 (€29)
frequencyCoach frequency8 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) cover the 56 miles long route taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 8 coaches operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £14, but the average price of coach tickets is £26.

Coach companies: National Express Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Find the best coaches between Southampton Central (SOU) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with Omio's travel partners National Express from £21. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: £21
  • National Express frequency: 8 a day

FAQs: Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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Cheap coach tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is £26; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach travel time is 4 h 45 min   for the 56 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 22: 20.
There are 8 coaches a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to compare what amenities they may offer.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by coach is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Southampton Central

Distance from Southampton Central to city center
Distance from Southampton Central to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes outside Platform 4 exit
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | U-Drive
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step-free category A Station - This station has step-free access to all platforms. Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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