Bus Cardiff to Southampton and return

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Are you trying to find a bus from Cardiff to Southampton or from Southampton to Cardiff? Then use our bus search engine to find the perfect option. If you're pressed for time, choose the fastest bus route provided by . If you want to save money on your way from Southampton to Cardiff, opt for the cheapest ticket, which starts from $10.22. Simply click the "Find Now" button and enjoy the ride!

Cardiff to Southampton Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$10.22
Fastest Bus6h 15m
Distance86.4 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express
  Bus Cardiff - Southampton    86 mi
Ø Bus connections10 x
Savings-41%

The cheapest bus routes from Cardiff to Southampton

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      9:00 PM
      3:15 AM
    4 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      7:15 PM
      2:40 AM
    14 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      4:15 PM
      11:05 PM
    16 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      4:15 PM
      11:05 PM
    11 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      5:35 PM
      12:35 AM
    7 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      5:35 PM
      12:35 AM
    9 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      5:12 AM
      12:15 PM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.06
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      5:35 PM
      12:35 AM
    14 Nov
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.07
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      4:15 PM
      11:05 PM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.10
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      4:23 PM
      11:05 PM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.10
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      4:18 PM
      11:05 PM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.10
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      3:55 AM
      11:15 AM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.23
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      3:52 AM
      11:00 AM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.23
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      3:52 AM
      11:15 AM
    26 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.23


  Carpooling Cardiff - Southampton    86 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cardiff to Southampton

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Cardiff
    Southampton
      10:00 AM
      1:10 PM
    26 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $25.55


  Bus Southampton - Cardiff    86 mi
Ø Bus connections10 x
Savings-63%

The cheapest bus routes from Southampton to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      9:55 PM
      4:30 AM
    19 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      7:00 PM
      1:55 AM
    18 Nov
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      9:55 PM
      4:30 AM
    15 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      8:30 PM
      3:15 AM
    7 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      7:00 PM
      1:55 AM
    9 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      7:00 PM
      1:55 AM
    4 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      7:00 PM
      1:55 AM
    19 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.22
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      4:40 AM
      11:20 AM
    17 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.87
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      6:15 AM
      1:00 PM
    17 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.87
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      6:30 PM
      1:15 AM
    17 Nov
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.87
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      7:40 PM
      1:45 AM
    17 Nov
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $15.87
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      4:35 PM
      11:10 PM
    17 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.19
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      8:15 AM
      4:10 PM
    17 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $22.48
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      2:35 PM
      9:05 PM
    17 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $27.77


  Carpooling Southampton - Cardiff    86 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Southampton to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Southampton
    Cardiff
      1:30 PM
      4:10 PM
    26 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.16


Current ticket prices

Travel bargains are what you're after? Then you should definitely consider taking a bus since it's one of the cheapest means of transportation. To get even more bang for your buck, remember to compare fares because they tend to vary. Sometimes, you can save a few dollars simply by taking an earlier bus. On the route Cardiff - Southampton, fares currently start from $10.22. Another thing to consider is the travel time: , while other companies take a bit longer.

Bus stops in and CardiffSouthampton

  Stations
Harbour Parade 2, Southampton (United Kingdom)
Highfield Campus Interchange , SO17 1HE Southampton (United Kingdom)

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We’ll help you pick the best offer so that your bus trip from Cardiff to Southampton and return is as, or even more comfortable than taking the train or flying.

Cardiff and Southampton: Useful Info

Cardiff
302,139
Southampton
246,201
Taxi
$4.84
$5.47
Cardiff
Southampton
A cab ride in Cardiff is 12% cheaper than in Southampton.
Local buses
$2.30
$3.19
Cardiff
Southampton
A bus fare in Cardiff is 28% cheaper than in Southampton.
Beer
$3.83
$3.96
Cardiff
Southampton
A large beer in Cardiff is 4% cheaper than in Southampton.
Water
$1.15
$1.58
Cardiff
Southampton
A bottle of water in Cardiff is 28% cheaper than in Southampton.
Meal
$7.41
$5.96
Cardiff
Southampton
A meal in Cardiff is 20% more expensive than in Southampton.
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