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Birmingham to Southampton by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Southampton by bus is 111.16 mi and takes 5 hrs 57 mins. There are 99 connections per day, with the first departure at 03:05 and the last at 23:55. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Southampton by bus for as little as £13.44 or as much as £84.53. The best price for this journey is £13.44.

Lowest Price£13.44
Journey Duration5 hrs 57 mins
Connection per Day99
Lowest Price£13.44
Highest Price£84.53
First Departure03:05
Last Departure23:55
Distance111.16 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalSouthampton
CarriersNational Express, Megabus

Birmingham to Southampton Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

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

The cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Southampton cost £13.44. On average, you can expect to spend around £41.18 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Southampton.
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On average, you can expect to spend around £41.18 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Southampton.

How long is the journey from Birmingham to Southampton by bus?

With a distance of 111.16 mi between Birmingham and Southampton, it will usually take 5 hrs 57 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 5 hrs 57 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Birmingham to Southampton covers a distance of 111.16 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 hrs 57 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hrs 20 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Birmingham to Southampton faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many journeys from Birmingham to Southampton are there every day?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Southampton, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 99 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 14 direct journeys between Birmingham and Southampton. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 85 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Southampton. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Southampton
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Southampton.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Southampton, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Southampton.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Southampton

The cheapest Birmingham - Southampton bus tickets can be found for as low as £8.34 if you’re lucky, or £12.99 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £21.52.

Find the best day to travel to Southampton by bus

When travelling to Southampton by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Services on board National Express and Megabus from Birmingham to Southampton
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Birmingham to Southampton CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
12.52kg
Bus
13.42kg
Flight
35.78kg
Car
28.62kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Southampton?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Southampton is £41.18. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £13.44.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Southampton?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Southampton is £13.44. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Southampton by bus?
Birmingham to Southampton is 111.16 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Southampton take?
Birmingham to Southampton is on average 5 hrs 57 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 20 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Southampton?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Southampton is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express and Megabus.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Southampton?
Birmingham to Southampton has 99 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Southampton leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Southampton departs at 03:05. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Southampton depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Southampton departs at 23:55. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Southampton in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £13.44 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Birmingham to Southampton?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Birmingham to go to Southampton. You can go from Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham New Street and Five Ways and you can arrive at Swaythling.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Southampton?
There are on average 14 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Southampton.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Southampton by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Southampton is 3 hrs 20 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Southampton?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Southampton.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Southampton by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Southampton creates 13.42kg of CO2 emissions.

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