Southampton port is served by both the national rail and national coach networks in the city. There is also a local airport only 5 miles from Southampton cruise terminals.
Southampton is served by the National Express network with more details available on their website. Please note that travel on National Express will often involve a change at London Victoria. It is recommended that you take a taxi from the coach station to the ship.
Chartered services to coincide with cruises are often offered via the following companies. These will often take you to and pick you up from the ship.
Tel: 01942 727985
Tel 0131 226 8511 or 0843 3742246
Fred Olsen Cruises recommend:
Tel: 01794 524031
Ports Direct shared shuttle or private car service.
Tel: 0843 0843 003
The nearest train station is Southampton Central. The station is well served by taxis waiting to take you onward for the short 5-minute journey to the cruise terminal. Visit National Rail for train times.
For information about destinations to and from Southampton Airport, visit their website.
International flights are more likely to be into a London airport (Heathrow being 65 miles from Southampton) from where you may be able to connect using the National Express coaches (details above).
Pre- or Post-cruise Hotels
Please remember to leave plenty of time to reach your cruise. Iglu.com are able to help arrange overnight hotels at either the airport or in Southampton.
If your booking has been affected by Covid-19 or you have any concerns, please see our dedicated pages for all the information regarding the latest coronavirus updates such as cancelled cruise dates, flexible cancellations, refunds, FAQs and more.