Southampton has a varied number of Bus Operators, Coaches, Trains and Ferries; giving you a big range of options to travel around town and from the city. Passes and tickets are not interchangeable between the buses of different companies, the best thing to do is to plan your journey in advance online.
Southampton is also a bike friendly city with plenty on offer for cyclists with cycle lanes along congested routes, advanced stop lines at busy road junctions and shared use lanes for cyclists and pedestrians.
Bus Operators: Blue Star, City Red and First Solent, Salisbury Reds, Uni-Link, Wheelers Travel and Xelabus.
There are also Coaches operating from town: Mega Bus, Travel Express.
Rail Operators: National Rail Enquiries, Cross Country, Great Western Railway, Southern and South Western Railway.
Ferry Operators: Hythe Ferry and Funnel Ferries.
Ticket options: Cash, Online tickets, Contactless payments, mTickets, PlusBus, Solent Go, Touch Card, Apps
Ticket for City Reds and more details: https://www.firstgroup.com/southampton/tickets/ticket-prices
For more information and updates can be found on the Council website: https://www.southampton.gov.uk/roads-parking/travel/
Journey Planner and Live Rail Departures you can access: https://myjourneysouthampton.com/
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