The cheapest buses from Southampton to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£21

Average

£26

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Southampton to Bristol will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.

Cheapest
05:45Southampton, Coach Station6h30 12:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£211One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:50Southampton, Coach Station5h35 00:25Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£211One-way
2nd Cheapest
17:05Southampton, Coach Station6h10 23:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£211One-way
08:30Southampton, Coach Station6h20 14:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£231One-way
12:35Southampton, Coach Station6h50 19:25Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£231One-way

Timetable Southampton to Bristol

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05:45Southampton, Coach Station6h30 12:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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07:00Southampton, Coach Station6h15 13:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
08:30Southampton, Coach Station6h20 14:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
09:50Southampton, Coach Station6h00 15:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
11:20Southampton, Coach Station6h25 17:45Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
12:35Southampton, Coach Station6h50 19:25Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
13:50Southampton, Coach Station6h10 20:00Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
14:50Southampton, Coach Station6h15 21:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
16:05Southampton, Coach Station6h15 22:20Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
17:05Southampton, Coach Station6h10 23:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
18:50Southampton, Coach Station5h35 00:25Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
20:30Southampton, Coach Station5h20 01:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes
23:50Southampton, Coach Station9h45 09:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
22 Oct
£40Great Western Railway
£21National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£69Great Western Railway
£21National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£39Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£24Great Western Railway
£16National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£23Great Western Railway
£12National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£23Great Western Railway
£16National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£23Great Western Railway
£18National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£22Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£21Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£24Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£24Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£24Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Wed
10 Nov
£24Great Western Railway
£11National Express

The fastest buses from Southampton to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

6 h 26 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

103 km

It's difficult to get from Southampton to Bristol without changing at least once.

Fastest
20:30Southampton, Coach Station5h20 01:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£231One-way
2nd Fastest
18:50Southampton, Coach Station5h35 00:25Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£211One-way
09:50Southampton, Coach Station6h00 15:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£261One-way
13:50Southampton, Coach Station6h10 20:00Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£251One-way
17:05Southampton, Coach Station6h10 23:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£211One-way

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Coach Information between Southampton and Bristol

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Southampton to Bristol cover the 64 miles (103 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £10, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.

Coach companies

National Express Southampton – Bristol

You can travel by coach between Southampton and Bristol with National Express for as low as £10. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a coach from Southampton to Bristol, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express coach, you can expect to travel 64 miles (103 km) between Southampton and Bristol and pay as low as £10 if you book in advance.

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 between Southampton and Bristol, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express coach timetable between Southampton and Bristol, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap coach tickets on Omio today!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from Southampton to Bristol

National Express provides direct and indirect buses from Southampton to Bristol. The daily direct bus departs in mid-morning and takes three hours to reach Bristol. Indirect connections include four morning departures, including a very early option, five afternoon buses and two evening services. These journeys require a change at London Victoria Coach Station, and take about six hours. Buses from Southampton to Bristol leave from Southampton Coach Station, situated north-east of the city centre and connected by local buses. They arrive at Bristol Coach Station, just north of the city centre.

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Buses from Southampton to Bristol
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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches to Bristol from Southampton?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Southampton to Bristol for as little as £10  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Southampton to Bristol?
The Southampton to Bristol coach ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Southampton to Bristol by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Southampton and Bristol via coach to be approximately 64 miles (103 km).
How long is the coach journey between Southampton and Bristol?
On average the coach from Southampton to Bristol duration is 5 h 35 min  for the 64 miles (103 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Southampton to Bristol coach leave from? Which Bristol coach station do I come into from Southampton?

Some of the Southampton coach stations to Bristol you can start your journey from include Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Bristol include Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, The Centre (c9).

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Southampton Central   and arriving in Bristol, City Centre.

Where is the Southampton coach station located? Where is the Bristol coach station located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bristol, City Centre, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Southampton to Bristol?
For the best Southampton to Bristol 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 to Bristol to compare what amenities they may offer.
When is the earliest coach from Southampton to Bristol? When is the last coach from Southampton to Bristol?
The earliest coach departing from Southampton to Bristol leaves at 04: 45. The last coach departing from Southampton to Bristol leaves at 22: 50. You can find the latest Southampton to Bristol coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book coach tickets from Southampton to Bristol to score the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket between Southampton and Bristol within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £15 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Bristol from Southampton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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