Cheap bus tickets from Southampton to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£8

Average

£14

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 London will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.

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17:20Southampton, Coach Station2h30 19:50London
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£81One-way
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16:20Southampton, Coach Station2h30 18:50London
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£91One-way
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20:30Southampton, Coach Station2h20 22:50London
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£91One-way
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18:50Southampton, Coach Station2h30 21:20London
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£91One-way
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13:50Southampton, Coach Station2h30 16:20London
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£91One-way

Bus Timetable Southampton to London

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04:00Southampton, Coach Station3h20 07:20London
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04:20Southampton2h40 07:00London
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04:20Southampton1h55 06:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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04:40Southampton1h35 06:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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04:40Southampton2h20 07:00London
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04:50Southampton1h25 06:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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04:50Southampton2h10 07:00London
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06:30Southampton, Coach Station2h20 08:50London
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07:30Southampton, Coach Station2h20 09:50London
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08:45Southampton, Coach Station2h20 11:05London
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09:50Southampton, Coach Station2h30 12:20London
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10:20Southampton1h55 12:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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10:20Southampton2h40 13:00London
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10:40Southampton1h35 12:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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10:40Southampton2h20 13:00London
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10:50Southampton2h10 13:00London
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10:50Southampton1h25 12:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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11:20Southampton, Coach Station2h30 13:50London
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12:35Southampton, Coach Station2h25 15:00London
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13:50Southampton, Coach Station2h30 16:20London
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14:20Southampton2h40 17:00London
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14:20Southampton1h55 16:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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14:40Southampton1h35 16:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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14:40Southampton2h20 17:00London
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14:50Southampton, Coach Station2h30 17:20London
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14:50Southampton2h10 17:00London
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14:50Southampton1h25 16:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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16:20Southampton, Coach Station2h30 18:50London
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17:20Southampton, Coach Station2h30 19:50London
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18:50Southampton, Coach Station2h30 21:20London
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20:30Southampton, Coach Station2h20 22:50London
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22:25Southampton, Coach Station1h55 00:20London
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23:50Southampton, Coach Station1h55 01:45London
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29 Jan
£25South Western Railway
£8National Express
Sun
30 Jan
£17South Western Railway
£9National Express
Mon
31 Jan
£20South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
1 Feb
£52Cross Country
£7National Express
Wed
2 Feb
£24South Western Railway
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Thu
3 Feb
£18South Western Railway
£6Megabus
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4 Feb
£18South Western Railway
£7National Express
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5 Feb
£18South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sun
6 Feb
£12South Western Railway
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Mon
7 Feb
£18South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
8 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
9 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
10 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Fri
11 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sat
12 Feb
£10South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sun
13 Feb
£10South Western Railway
£8Megabus
Mon
14 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
15 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
16 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
17 Feb
£17South Western Railway
£6Megabus

Bus times from Southampton to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

2 h 12 m

Buses per day

33

Distance

112 km

Of the 33 buses that leave Southampton for London every day 32 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 112 km distance in an average of 2 h 12 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
04:50Southampton1h25 06:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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£241One-way
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10:50Southampton1h25 12:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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£191One-way
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14:50Southampton1h25 16:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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£191One-way
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04:40Southampton1h35 06:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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£241One-way
2nd Fastest
10:40Southampton1h35 12:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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£191One-way

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Overview: Coach from Southampton to London

distanceDistance69 miles (111 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£7 (€9)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Southampton to London cover the 69 miles (111 km) long route taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Coach companies: National Express Southampton to London

You can travel by coach from Southampton to London with National Express for as low as £6. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best 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 from Southampton to London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £7

National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Southampton and London are the following:

  • 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 London

Making the journey from Southampton to London is fast and easy on comfortable coaches operated by National Express. Passengers have a choice of 16 daily direct services with the first leaving at 3:30 a.m. and the last at 8:30 p.m. The fastest service takes one hour and 50 minutes, and the slowest takes three hours to make the 80-mile trip. National Express coaches to London leave from Southampton Coach Station located on Harbour Parade about a quarter mile from the train station. Buses from Southampton arrive at London’s Victoria Coach Station. Passengers can continue on buses from outside the station or nearby Victoria Bus Station, or by tube train from Victoria Station.

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FAQs

How much does a cheap coach between Southampton and London cost?

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Southampton and London for as low as £6  for the next 7 days.

How much does the coach from Southampton to London cost on average?

The Southampton to London coach ticket price is on average £7  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

What is the distance from Southampton to London by coach?

The distance between Southampton and London by coach is approximately 69 miles (111 km).

What is the average Southampton to London coach duration?

On average the coach from Southampton to London duration is 1 h 55 min  for the 69 miles (111 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by coach from Southampton to London, which coach station in Southampton do I depart from and which coach station in London do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Southampton Central   and arriving in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Where do I find the Southampton coach station to London? Where is the London coach station?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and need to travel approximately 4.5 miles (7.2 km) from the coach station to the city centre in London.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Southampton to London?

Take the Southampton to London coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route from Southampton to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

What are the first and last departure coach times from Southampton to London?

The earliest coach departing from Southampton to London leaves at 04: 40. The last coach departing from Southampton to London leaves at 22: 25. You can find the latest Southampton to London coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase coach tickets between Southampton and London to score the best deals?

If you book a coach ticket from Southampton to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £7 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to London from Southampton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.