Operators and timetables Southampton

There are many places in Southampton City Centre where you can catch the bus. The downloadable public transport map (updated April 2024) shows the bus stops and routes into and out of the city.

  • Bluestar provides services in and around Southampton, to and from Winchester, Eastleigh, Southampton, Hedge End, Totton, Hamble, Netley, Romsey and Fawley.
  • First Solent Rangers run between Southampton and Portsmouth (X4) and Southampton to Gosport via Fareham (X5).
  • Unilink services between the University and a range of destinations are available to everyone. Travel is included for University of Southampton students.
  • Xelabus offer local services around Freemantle, Shirley and Lordshill and the Bitterne Hoppa shopping services.
  • There are two national coach companies operating in Southampton, providing long distance travel options.