Southampton tourist and travel information

Southampton tourist and travel information

Southampton Travel Information

Travel Information Southampton is one of the country’s busiest and most successful deep-water ports, a convenient port for ferry crossings over to France.



Ferries - Southampton Southampton - Ferries - Terminal 1, Passenger & Vehicle Ferry, Dock Gate 7, Town Quay Road, Southampton, Terminal 2
Hi Speed Service, Town Quay, Town Quay Road, Southampton. Tel : 01253 615755
. From London, follow M25 then M3 towards Southampton then follow signs to the Ferry port. From the East of England exit M27, junction 7, then signs to Southampton, then signs to the Ferry Port. National Express operates coach services from Southampton Coach Station which is close to the railway station.


bus and coach travel

Coaches Southampton - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

Travel by train

Rail Southampton Southampton - Travel by train - Southampton Station, Blechynden Terrace, Southampton, SO15 1AL. Customer service 0845-6000-650. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting rooms. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access.

Rail Southampton Southampton St Denys Station, address. Customer service 0845-6000-650. Waiting rooms. Toilets. Only parts of station step free access.

South West Trains. Main Regions: Greater London, Surrey, Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire. Tel: 08700 00 5151.

M3 Motorway

Roads Southampton - Travel by road - Southampton is about 2 miles south of Junction 14 of the M3 Motorway. The M3 Motorway links Southampton to London. Southampton is about 80 miles from London.

M3 Motorway

M 27 Motorway

Roads Southampton - Travel by road - Southampton is about 2 miles south of Junction 4 of the M 27 Motorway. The M 27 Motorway runs along the south coast from Southampton to Portsmouth. Southampton is about 20 miles from Portsmouth.

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Airport Southampton Airport, Southampton, SO18 2NL. Tel: +44 (0)870 040 0009. 13 airlines/tour operators serving over 48 destinations from Southampton. 1.86 million passengers pass through Southampton airport a year. Southampton airport is situated just outside the city centre. It is on the interchange of the M3 and M27 (exit at junction 5 of the M27). Also reached via the A34 from Oxford and Newbury. Southampton airport is on the outskirts (north east) of Southampton.

Southampton Tourist Information


Sport - Southampton Southampton - Sport - Southampton Municipal Golf Course Tel: 023 8076 0546. Southampton Sports Centre Tel: 023 8079 0693. Southampton FC, The St Mary's Stadium, Britannia Rd, Southampton, SO14 5FP. Tel: 0870 2200150. Ten Pin Bowling. Southampton Megabowl, Auckland Road, Southampton,SO15 0SD. Tel: 0871 550 1010.

Southampton FC


Sport Southampton - Sport - Southampton Golf Club, Municipal GC Pavilion, Golf Course Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7LE. About 2 miles north of Southampton. Tel: 02380768407. New Forest Golf Club, Southampton Road, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7BU. About 8 miles west of Southampton on the A35. Tel: 02380282752.



Stores Southampton - Shopping - Marks & Spencer Southampton West Quay, 21 Harbour Parade, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 1BA. Tel: 023 8022 9435. Boots The Chemists Tel: 023 8033 3983. British Home Stores Southampton - 40-50 Above Bar Street, Hampshire, SO14 7GW. Tel: 0845 8410264 .



Entertainment Southampton - Entertainment - The Mayflower Theatre, Southampton Tel: 023 8071 1800. Cineworld Cinema, Ocean Village, 4 Ocean Way, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 3TJ. Tel: 0871 200 2000.


Art Gallery

Other information Southampton - Other information - Southampton City Art Gallery, Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton, SO14 7LP. Tel: 023 8083 2277. Southampton Maritime Museum, Corner of Bugle Street and Town Quay Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 2AR. Bishop's Waltham Palace, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, SO32 1DH.




Southampton hotels


Guest House bed and breakfast in Southampton

For hotels in other areas near to Southampton see Bournemouth hotels & Fareham hotels. For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas nearby see bed and breakfast in Romsey& bed and breakfast in Bournemouth.

Hampshire Map and Attractions

Southampton is 80 miles from London. It is 51 miles from Havant to Basingstoke and 73 miles from Fordingbridge to Haslemere.

Ferries Ferry Ports indicated are Portsmouth and Southampton.

Airports Airport indicated is Southampton International.

Roads Southampton is about 2 miles south of Junction 14 of the M3 Motorway.

Hampshire map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Southampton.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - The New Forest Otter, Owl and Wildlife Conservation Park, Longdown, Ashurst, Southampton. SO40 4UH. Tel: 023 8029 2408.
Attraction 2 - The Watercress Line, The Railway Station, Alresford, Hampshire SO24 9JG. Tel: 01962 733810.
Attraction 3 - National Motor Museum, John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN. Tel : 01590 612345.
Attraction 4 - Winchester Cathedral, The Cathedral Office, 1 The Close, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS. Tel: 01962 857200.
Attraction 5 - The Camberley Theatre, Knoll Road, Camberley, Surrey GU15 3SY. Box Office: 01276 707600.

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Southampton - Local Information. Southampton City Information 023 8083 3333 - Southampton Central Library Civic Centre 023 8083 2595 - Southampton Central Library 023 8083 2462 - Southampton City Art Gallery 023 8083 4563 - Southampton Municipal Golf Course 023 8076 0546 - Southampton Sports Centre 023 8079 0693 - Boots The Chemists 023 8033 3983 - Boots The Chemists 023 8077 2181 - Royal Bank Of Scotland 023 8033 2743 - Post Office Ltd 0845-722 3344 - The Mayflower Theatre Southampton 023 8071 1800

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