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

Prices will vary when you travel from Poole to Southampton. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 11.84 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 4.29, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

Poole to Southampton by bus

Best price £ 4.29
Journey duration 1 h 30 min
Connections per day 9
First departure 03:30
Last departure 15:15
Distance 29.2 mi
Departure Poole
Arrival Southampton
Carriers National Express, Eurolines CH, Megabus, Bus

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
£ 4.29
Maximum price
£ 31.80

Poole - Southampton


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

£ 15

Saturday, May 14th 2022
South Western Railway-logo
Southampton Central - Parkstone (Dorset)
18:30 - 19:52
South Western Railway
1h 22min
CO2: 0.13kg
By Bus

£ 11.04

Friday, May 13th 2022
National Express-logo
Poole - Southampton
08:05 - 09:30
National Express
1h 25min
CO2: 1.65kg

How long does it take to get from Poole to Southampton by bus?

The journey between Poole and Southampton runs for about 29.2 mi and usually takes approximately 1 h 30 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 17 min. If you are trying to get from Poole to Southampton as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do departures from Poole to Southampton leave?

The first departure of the night from Poole to Southampton leaves at 03:30, while the last journey sets out at 15:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Poole and Southampton. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

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

On average, there are 9 daily departures from Poole 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 49 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express, Eurolines CH, Megabus and Bus, 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 9 departures from Poole which travel directly to Southampton. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.


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