Bus from Cardiff to Southampton

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Facts about the bus from Cardiff to Southampton

Cheapest Bus$12.14
Fastest Bus6h 25m
Earliest Bus5:25 AM
Latest Bus1:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance86.4 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express, megabus
Do you want to travel by bus from Cardiff to Southampton?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Cardiff and arriving in Southampton and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as National Express or megabus. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Cardiff Southampton bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Cardiff and Southampton which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Southampton, alternative destinations from Cardiff, and the most popular airport shuttles from Southampton.

The cheapest bus routes from Cardiff to Southampton

Today
Tomorrow
from $19.34
05/15
from $19.34
05/16
from $12.14
05/17
05/18
from $16.38

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • National Express
    8:10 AM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 8h 0m
    4:10 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$12.14
  • National Express
    7:55 AM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 8h 15m
    4:10 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$13.56
  • National Express
    9:30 AM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 10m
    4:40 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$16.38
  • National Express
    11:00 AM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 30m
    6:30 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$21.04
  • National Express
    1:30 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 25m
    8:55 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$22.88
  • National Express
    6:10 AM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 30m
    1:40 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$31.21
  • National Express
    5:25 AM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 8h 15m
    1:40 PM
    Southampton - Coach Station
    from$33.47
  • megabus
    7:20 AM
    Cardiff - Friary Gardens
    Duration 6h 50m
    2:10 PM
    Southampton - Queensway
    from$52.97
  • megabus
    7:20 AM
    Cardiff - Friary Gardens
    Duration 6h 30m
    1:50 PM
    Southampton - Burgess Road
    from$52.97
  • megabus
    7:25 AM
    Cardiff - University
    Duration 6h 25m
    1:50 PM
    Southampton - Burgess Road
    from$52.97

Bus Cardiff to Southampton: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Cardiff to Southampton and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by National Express at $12.14, whereas the quickest connection takes 6h 25m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
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By the way: For the Cardiff Southampton bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Cardiff to Southampton!

Bus stops in Cardiff and Southampton

Stations
Brintons Road , SO14 0PD Southampton (United Kingdom)
Burgess Road , Southampton (United Kingdom)
Harbour Parade 2, SO15 2PU Southampton (United Kingdom)
Town Quay , SO14 2AQ Southampton (United Kingdom)
SO14 2DA Southampton (United Kingdom)
Britannia Rd , SO14 5FP Southampton (United Kingdom)
E Park Terrace , SO14 0DA Southampton (United Kingdom)
Highfield Campus Interchange , SO17 1HE Southampton (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the bus route Cardiff to Southampton

How much does a Cardiff Southampton bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $12.14 and takes 8h 0m to reach Southampton. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Cardiff to Southampton?

This route is offered by 2 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $12.14 and $55.78. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Southampton.

On average, how many connections are available from Cardiff to Southampton each day?

Every day, the Cardiff Southampton bus route is served by approximately 1 connection. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Cardiff to Southampton take?

The fastest bus from Cardiff to Southampton is offered by National Express and takes 6h 25m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $55.07. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Cardiff to Southampton?

The earliest bus arriving in Southampton from Cardiff starts at 5:25 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Cardiff to Southampton?

The latest bus trip departing from Cardiff for Southampton starts at 1:30 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Cardiff Southampton route?

When traveling by bus from Cardiff to Southampton, passengers can travel with National Express and megabus. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Cardiff to Southampton?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Cardiff to Southampton, CheckMyBus currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

What can I take with me on the Cardiff to Southampton bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Cardiff Southampton bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Cardiff Southampton bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Cardiff to Southampton on your planned travel date.

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