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29 May — 5 Jun1
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Megabus
With transfers
6h 05m
Megabus
National Express
With transfers
2h 15m
National Express
National Express
With transfers
2h 35m
National Express
Megabus
With transfers
5h 20m
Megabus
Megabus
With transfers
5h 05m
Megabus
National Express
With transfers
1h 45m
National Express

Southampton bus information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and bus companies that offer buses to Southampton.

Return-trip from

£11

One-way from

£6

Popular station

Southampton Briton Street

Popular coach line

National Express
Bus tickets to Southampton found within the last 3 days start at £11 round-trip from London
The cheapest one-way bus ticket from Manchester starts at £6. This price was found within the last 3 days.
The most commonly used station in Southampton is Southampton Briton Street.
National Express and Megabus service this route

Southampton Bus Station Directory

Location of major bus stations in Southampton
Southampton Briton StreetSouthampton, 50.898828, -1.40125
Southampton Burgess Road LibrarySouthampton, 50.93819, -1.39393

Book round-trip bus tickets to Southampton

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip bus tickets to Southampton that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
National Express
23 Jun
20:00London Victoria
2h 15m
22:15Southampton Coach Station
30 Jun
05:00Southampton Coach Station
2h 20m
07:20London Victoria
National Express
8 Jun
14:25London Hammersmith
2h 10m
16:35Southampton Coach Station
8 Jun
19:20Southampton Coach Station
2h 00m
21:20London Hammersmith
National Express
23 Jun
23:00London Victoria
2h 15m
01:15Southampton Coach Station
29 Jun
03:30Southampton Coach Station
1h 50m
05:20London Victoria
National Express
23 Jun
23:59London Victoria
2h 16m
02:15Southampton Burgess Road Library
30 Jun
06:12Southampton Burgess Road Library
2h 08m
08:20London Victoria
National Express
8 Jun
13:00London Victoria
2h 05m
15:05Southampton Burgess Road Library
8 Jun
19:35Southampton Burgess Road Library
2h 15m
21:50London Victoria
National Express
23 Jun
11:25London Hammersmith
2h 15m
13:40Southampton Coach Station
30 Jun
19:20Southampton Coach Station
2h 00m
21:20London Hammersmith

Book one-way bus tickets to Southampton

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way bus tickets to Southampton we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find bus tickets by date.
Megabus
29 May
12:40Manchester Shudehill Interchange
6h 05m
18:45Southampton Solent University
National Express
11 Jun
20:50London Hammersmith
2h 15m
23:05Southampton Coach Station
National Express
11 Jun
20:30London Victoria
2h 35m
23:05Southampton Coach Station
Megabus
29 May
13:25Manchester
5h 20m
18:45Southampton Solent University
Megabus
29 May
13:25Manchester
5h 05m
18:30Southampton Eastleigh
National Express
1 Sept
06:30London Victoria
1h 45m
08:15Southampton Coach Station

FAQs for booking coach tickets to Southampton

What amenities are offered on buses from Southampton?

When travelling on Southampton buses, you will be travelling on either Megabus or The National express bus services. Once you have decided on the best route, and best bus prices for your trip, you can choose your preferred service provider. Megabus offers onboard restrooms, power outlets, three-point seatbelts and reclining seats on all their coaches. They also offer seat upgrades. You can book a seat with a good view, opt for a foldable table on the upper deck of the buses, or you can book a seat behind the driver which includes a full-size table in case you need to work or read during your trip. The National Express buses offer the same standard amenities such as free wifi, seats with extra legroom, an upgrade to an extra-large seat, charging power sockets at each seat and onboard bathrooms. With National Express, you will be able to make use of their in-house entertainment platform that features the latest movies, music and games.

How do I get to the bus station in Southampton?

If you need to get from Southampton bus station to the city centre, which is located at the southern extremity of Southampton and is considered Southampton's transport hub, you can pick from a few options. The quickest way is to catch a taxi. This is also the most direct route and can take you to the doorstep of your desired destination. We recommend catching a taxi if you need to carry additional luggage. If you prefer to stick to the buses, there are two that run the route regularly throughout the day with reasonable bus prices. If your luggage is light and the weather is good, do take an easy stroll to the city centre and pass the Bargate medieval gatehouse or pop into the Westquay Shopping Centre.

What luggage can I bring on a bus from Southampton?

When travelling by bus in Southampton on a Megabus, take note of the luggage requirements before arriving at the station. Your luggage cannot exceed 48lb (22kg). The maximum dimensions are 62 inches in total. One small carry-on bag is allowed. It must be small enough to fit under the seat in front of you. If you prefer to travel on National Express Bus Services, then your luggage requirements will be one soft hand luggage which cannot exceed 22lb (10kg). You are allowed to book in either one large case or two smaller cases into the luggage storage compartment, but the maximum weight of either option must not exceed 44lb (20kg). Check directly with the service provider you pick to book your cheap bus tickets with for the latest list of restricted items. Generally, you are not allowed to take any weapons or explosives, any illegal substances such as drugs and non-folding pushchairs or prams.

Do bus stations in Southampton offer any amenities?

When travelling by bus at Southampton bus station, you will be able to make use of the station's amenities before or after your journey. If you need to print out your ticket at the station, do so easily at the automated ticket machines. Waiting facilities are available in the unlikely event that the bus is delayed or you have arrived too early for your trip. Car parking is conveniently located outside the main entrance of the station and for those travellers who arrive by car, long-term parking spaces are easily booked directly with the station. You will find toilet facilities that also accommodate travellers with mobility issues. There is an onsite coffee shop if you would like to grab a quick bite from their deli-style menu. Charging stations are located in different areas of the station and are indicated by signboards above them. You will also find onsite cash points and payphones.

What are the benefits of taking a bus from Southhampton?

Catching a bus in Southampton is a recommended choice for any traveller because the bus system is so extensive. There is nowhere you cant easily get to via the bus services. The buses run on time and leave frequently. Bus travel is recommended for travellers who are travelling light and who like to be able to take in the sights on the way to their destination. It is one of the cheaper modes of transport available in Southampton as well, with special tickets offered for older travellers, students, groups and frequent travellers packages. if you book in advance, you will find great cheap bus ticket deals for any route. You can book up to six months in advance depending on your service provider's policy.

How much is a coach ticket to Southampton Eastleigh?

The ticket price can vary depending on general demand and more importantly where you’re coming from. If you’re leaving from a popular departure point like Manchester for instance, prices usually start around £29. Leeds and Liverpool are other options, with prices usually starting from around £27 and £50 respectively.

What is the main coach station in Southampton Eastleigh?

Southampton Eastleigh is best served by Southampton Briton Street. There you’ll find a number of buses that can get you to your destination. Some frequently accessed cities you can get to by bus from Southampton Briton Street are Manchester, Leeds, and Liverpool.

What coach companies go to Southampton Eastleigh?

Some of the options we’ve found for coaches to Southampton Eastleigh are National Express and Megabus. Typically, your options for coaches to Southampton Eastleigh will be determined by the route you take.

How far in advance should I book a coach to Southampton Eastleigh?

£7 is the average one-way price to Southampton Eastleigh this week. We don’t expect any changes in price for the next 3 months. Search availability for a coach to Southampton Eastleigh from your area and be on your way in no time.


Popular bus routes to Southampton

Most frequently searched bus routes to Southampton, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Buses to Southampton from London
Fastest travel time1h 55m
Cheapest price£27

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