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Best price 10.26 £
Journey duration 8 h 25 min
Connections per day 26
First departure 00:35
Last departure 16:30
Distance 276 km

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

On average, a bus ticket from Sheffield to Southampton will cost you 28.78 £. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as 10.26 £. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Buses from Sheffield to Southampton

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

The journey between Sheffield and Southampton runs for about 276 and usually takes approximately 8 h 25 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 5 h 47 min. If you are trying to get from Sheffield 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.

At what time of the day can I travel from Sheffield to Southampton?

The first journey of the night departs from Sheffield at 00:35. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 16:30. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Sheffield and Southampton. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many journeys from Sheffield to Southampton take place each day?

The route from Sheffield to Southampton is served by providers including Megabus, National Express and Eurolines CH. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 75 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Sheffield 26 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Sheffield to Southampton, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 2 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 24 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.