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Welcome to First Bus Southampton

With a high number of bus services to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to getting around the city. So, if you’re here for the first time, or you just want to find out more about the city, we can guarantee that you’ll find more with easier local travel.

Here in Southampton, we want you to make the most of your visit, so we’re making it easier for you to get around. When buying a train ticket from any rail station in the UK, you can add-on our Plus Bus ticket, giving you unlimited bus travel within Southampton. Getting around is easier than ever with our special Solent Go travelcard. The Solent Go will take the stress out of travelling in Hampshire, from Winchester to Totton to Emsworth, and anywhere else in between that takes your fancy. Happy travels.

Helping you get around Southampton as easily as possible

From online tickets to timetables and route maps, we have a vast amount of resources to help you get around as easily as possible.

First Bus operate a number of services running regularly throughout Southampton and the surrounding area, meaning there is always a bus ready to take you where you need to go. Above, you can find information regarding our bus services in Southampton including timetables, prices and you can even use our journey planner to ensure a smooth ride.

Enjoy the journey.

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