How to Reach Winchester - The Easiest Way to Reach Winchester


  • By Air: The closest airports to Winchester are the Southampton Airport about 8 miles from the city), the London Heathrow Airport (around 60 miles from the city) and the London Gatwick Airport (around 80 miles from the city).
  • By Train: The Winchester station is well connected to the rest of England. Trains connect the city to major cities like London, Poole, Reading, Weymouth, Oxford, Southampton and Birmingham.
  • By Taxi: A few taxi services such as Winch Taxis Winchester, Winchester Taxi Link and Winchester Taxi co. connect Winchester to nearby towns and cities.
  • By Bus: Busses connect Winchester city center to cities such as London and Salisbury.


  • By Bus: The main bus operator in Winchester is Stagecoach. There are other operators as well such as Bluestar Busses. However, the frequency of all the busses is less and the bus stops are few and far apart.
  • On Foot: The best way to explore the city is on foot! Invest in a good Winchester Map and travel around the city on foot.
  • On a Bicycle: A fun way to travel around Winchester, ‘Bikeabout’ offers bicycles on rent. More details about this can be obtained from the Winchester Tourist Information Centre.

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Modes of Transportation in Winchester

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

Average distance: 24.14 km Average time: 20 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 20 min Overall average time for 24.14 kms 20 min

How to Reach Winchester from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Eastleigh to Winchester 12.54 km 12 mins
Southampton to Winchester 19.69 km 19 mins
Hemel hempstead to Winchester 122.9 km 2 hours 2 mins
Dorchester to Winchester 131.52 km 2 hours 11 mins
Kensington to Winchester 133.46 km 2 hours 13 mins
Yeovil to Winchester 148 km 2 hours 28 mins
Westbury-on-severn to Winchester 149.05 km 2 hours 29 mins
Coventry to Winchester 151.43 km 2 hours 31 mins
Erith to Winchester 171.52 km 2 hours 51 mins
Weston-super-mare to Winchester 187.94 km 3 hours 7 mins
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