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Planning to travel from Birmingham to Southampton? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Birmingham to Southampton?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Southampton, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 37.43. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 9.03, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Journey Details

Best price £ 14.83
Journey duration 6 h 7 min
Connections per day 17
First departure 02:40
Last departure 17:15
Distance 111.2 mi
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 35 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Southampton Coach Station
09:00 - 12:35
£ 14.84
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 6 h 55 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Southampton University Of Southampton
13:45 - 20:40
£ 16.54
Duration: 3 h 45 min
Birmingham Brunel Street - Southampton Airport Parkway
14:15 - 18:00
£ 16.91
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 35 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Southampton Coach Station
15:00 - 18:35
£ 17.07
Duration: 3 h 15 min
Birmingham Brunel Street - Southampton Airport Parkway
12:00 - 15:15
£ 19.66
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 8 h 10 min
Birmingham Bearwood - Southampton Coach Station
08:30 - 16:40
£ 19.82
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 7 h 20 min
Birmingham Bearwood - Southampton Coach Station
16:30 - 23:50
£ 19.82

How much time will it take to go from Birmingham to Southampton by bus?

The journey between Birmingham and Southampton by bus usually takes 6 h 41 min to cover a distance of 111.2 mi. The shortest journey from Birmingham to Southampton will take you 3 h 15 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Southampton quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do the first and last departures from Birmingham to Southampton leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Southampton leaving at 09:45. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 17:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many daily journeys are there from Birmingham to Southampton?

On average, there are 21 daily departures from Birmingham to Southampton. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 179 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Megabus, National Express and Eurolines CH, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 3 departures from Birmingham which travel directly to Southampton. There are 18 journeys with one change or more.

Stations of departure

Birmingham Flughafen Bushaltestelle
Coach Station
BHM Airport
Birmingham Birmingham Brunel Street, Brunel Street
Birmingham Busbahnhof
Brunel Street
Birmingham Birmingham Coach Station, Bradford St 328
Birmingham Birmingham Five Ways, Hagley Rd 12
Birmingham Birmingham Bearwood, Hagley Road West
Birmingham Brunel Street
Birmingham Coach Station
Birmingham Bearwood
Birmingham Airport Bus Station

Destination stations

Southampton Coach Station
University of Southampton
Southampton airport (SOU) Southampton airport, Wide Ln
Southampton University Of Southampton
Southampton Airport Parkway Bus Station
Bus Stop Queensway
Southampton Southampton Coach Station, Harbour Parade
Southampton Southampton University of Southampton, Burgess Rd 263
Southampton Southampton Queensway, Queensway 14
Southampton Queensway
Southampton Airport Parkway

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