Southampton to Chester bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Southampton to Chester

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr


The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Southampton to Chester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Southampton to Chester

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Fastest Journey

9 h 45 m


9 h 45 m

Buses per day



274 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Southampton for Chester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from Southampton to Chester

distanceDistance169 miles
durationAverage coach duration9 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£42 (€47)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Southampton to Chester cover the 169 miles long journey taking on average 9 h with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £42, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £36. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Airport Parkway and arrive in Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).

Coach companies: National Express and Megabus Southampton to Chester

Find the best coaches between Southampton and Chester with Omio's travel partners National Express and Megabus from £39. 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 between Southampton and Chester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

FAQs: Southampton to Chester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Southampton to Chester 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 to Chester.
Cheap coach tickets from Southampton to Chester can start from as little as £36 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Southampton to Chester is £42; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Chester from Southampton is on average 9 h   for the 169 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Chester from Southampton by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Southampton to Chester leaves at 19: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Southampton to Chester leaves at 19: 45.
There is 1 coach a day from Southampton to Chester which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the Southampton to Chester coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Southampton and Chester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Southampton, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Southampton Airport Parkway, Southampton, Coach Station and Southampton, University. When arriving in Chester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), Chester, Vicar's Lane and Chester, Railway Station.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Southampton Airport Parkway, which is located around 4.3 miles (6.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Southampton to Chester by coach is December.
You have options as you can travel between Southampton and Chester 2 different ways: train or coach.

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