How to Reach Southampton


  • By Air: The Southampton Airport is located in the town of East Leigh and is connected to other parts of city by Southampton Parkway Railway station.
  • By Train: Southampton Central is the main station from where 3 routes run. The eastern route runs to Portsmouth, northern runs to Winchester, midlands and London and the western runs to Weymouth, Bristol and Cardiff.


  • By Bus: Many city and state operators such CityLink, Stagecoach, Xelabus and Uni Link cover almost the entire city.
  • By Car: There are several Car rentals with interesting offers and discounts.
  • By Taxi: Taxis are readily available in most parts of the city.
  • By Ferry: All the internal ferries that provide services on Southampton waters and Isle of Wight operate from their terminal Town Quay.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Southampton. The most preferred mode of transport in Southampton is Bike.

Average distance: 6.94 km Average time: 22.5 min

  • Bike 33.33%
    Bike 17.5 min Overall average time for 4.72 kms 17.5 min
  • Car 33.33%
    Driving 32.5 min Walking 1 min Overall average time for 14.48 kms 33.5 min
  • Walking 33.33%
    Walking 16.5 min Overall average time for 1.6 kms 16.5 min
Route Distance Time
Eastleigh to Southampton 7.19 km 7 mins
Portsmouth to Southampton 37.15 km 37 mins
Poole to Southampton 67.81 km 1 hour 7 mins
Bournemouth to Southampton 75.58 km 1 hour 15 mins
High wycombe to Southampton 108.17 km 1 hour 48 mins
Bath to Southampton 118.13 km 1 hour 58 mins
Glastonbury to Southampton 147.93 km 2 hours 27 mins
Wallington to Southampton 148.08 km 2 hours 28 mins
London to Southampton 156.66 km 2 hours 36 mins
Clapham to Southampton 171.67 km 2 hours 51 mins
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