Southampton to Cardiff coach

Cheap bus tickets from Southampton to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£20

Average

£54

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.

Cheapest
20:30Southampton, Coach Station6h45 03:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:50Southampton, Coach Station6h35 01:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£241One-way
09:15Southampton, Coach Station7h05 16:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£261One-way
07:30Southampton, Coach Station7h10 14:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£271One-way
16:50Southampton, Coach Station5h40 22:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£591One-way

Bus Timetable Southampton to Cardiff

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
05:35Southampton, Coach Station6h25 12:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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07:00Southampton, Coach Station6h00 13:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
07:30Southampton, Coach Station7h10 14:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
09:00Southampton, Coach Station6h00 15:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
09:15Southampton, Coach Station7h05 16:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
11:00Southampton, Coach Station6h20 17:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
13:05Southampton, Coach Station6h15 19:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
15:05Southampton, Coach Station6h25 21:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
16:50Southampton, Coach Station5h40 22:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
18:50Southampton, Coach Station6h35 01:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
20:30Southampton, Coach Station6h45 03:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change

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Bus times from Southampton to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

5 h 40 m

Average

6 h 25 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

139 km

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

Fastest
16:50Southampton, Coach Station5h40 22:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£591One-way
2nd Fastest
09:00Southampton, Coach Station6h00 15:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£741One-way
2nd Fastest
07:00Southampton, Coach Station6h00 13:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£741One-way
13:05Southampton, Coach Station6h15 19:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£741One-way
11:00Southampton, Coach Station6h20 17:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£741One-way

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Overview: Coach from Southampton to Cardiff

distanceDistance86 miles
durationAverage coach duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€24)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus UK

Coaches from Southampton to Cardiff cover the 86 miles long trip taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus UK. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £21, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

Coach companies: National Express Southampton to Cardiff

For as little as £14 you can travel by coach between Southampton and Cardiff with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

National Express

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 to Cardiff from Southampton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £14

Travel Tips: Coach to Cardiff from Southampton

Take the bus to Cardiff easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Southampton to Cardiff.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Southampton and Cardiff for the next 7 days starting from £14  one way.
The Southampton to Cardiff coach ticket price is on average £21  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Southampton to Cardiff coach distance is approximately 86 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 86 miles to Cardiff from Southampton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Southampton to Cardiff is on average 6 h 35 min.

When departing from Southampton, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, West Park Rd. And Southampton, Saint Mary's Stadium. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your route in coach stations like Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, Gorsedd Gardens Rd / Museum Ave.

Omio customers book a coach from Southampton Central   to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Cardiff.

For the best Southampton to Cardiff coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Megabus UK. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Southampton to Cardiff to compare what amenities they may offer.
The first Southampton to Cardiff coach departs at 06: 30   and the last coach from Southampton to Cardiff leaves at 19: 30. Check out the most up-to-date Southampton to Cardiff coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase coach tickets from Southampton to Cardiff within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £21 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Southampton to Cardiff a few months in advance.

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