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Driving to Southampton


Southampton is easily accessible from all parts of the country.

Located on the UK South Coast, Southampton is the gateway to the Isle of Wight and is easily accessible from all parts of the country by road.

From the Midlands and the North: use the M6 or A1/M1, M42, M40 and A34 links or alternatively M6 and M1, M25, M3 to Jct 14, A33 to City Centre and Waterfront

From Wales and Avon: use the M4 to Jct 13, A34, M3 to Jct 14, A33 to City Centre and Waterfront or M4 to Jct 18, A46, A36, M27, M271 to City Centre and Waterfront

From London, Heathrow, Essex, East Anglia: take the M25 or A316 and join the M3 motorway south to Jct 14, A33 to City Centre and Waterfront

From Gatwick Airport & Channel ports: take the M23 or M20 as appropriate, M25, M3 south to Jct 14, A33 to City Centre and Waterfront

From the South East: take the A27 or A272, or A3M, M27 to Jct 3 and follow signs to City Centre and Waterfront

From the South West: take M5, A30 or A358, A303, A36, M27 to Jct 5 and follow signs to City Centre and Waterfront



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M27 westbound between J3 and J2 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J1 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 22 August 2017 to 06:00 on 23 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 westbound between J3 and J2 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J1 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 22 August 2017 to 24 August 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

M27 eastbound between J1 and J2 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J1 and J3 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 22 August 2017 to 06:00 on 23 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 eastbound between J1 and J2 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J1 and J2 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 22 August 2017 to 24 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.

M27 eastbound between J3 and J4 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J3 and J4 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 August 2017 to 06:00 on 25 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.

M3 eastbound within J14 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M3 eastbound at junction J14 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 August 2017 to 06:00 on 25 August 2017.

M27 J5 eastbound access | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound entry slip at junction J5 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 22 August 2017 to 06:00 on 23 August 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

M3 eastbound between J14 and J13 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M3 eastbound between junctions M27 and J13 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 August 2017 to 06:00 on 25 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.

M27 eastbound between J9 and J10 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J9 and J11 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 24 August 2017 to 06:00 on 25 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

link road from M275 to A27 westbound | Northbound | Road Works
From Location : The M275 northbound exit slip at junction . To Location : The M27 carriageway connector. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 6 December 2017 to 9 December 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

link road from M275 to A27 westbound | Northbound | Road Works
From Location : The M275 northbound exit slip at junction . To Location : The M27 carriageway connector. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 2 October 2017 to 7 October 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

link road from M275 to M27 J12 westbound | Northbound | Road Works
From Location : The M275 northbound. To Location : The M27 carriageway connector. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 22 August 2017 to 25 August 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

link road from M275 to M27 J12 eastbound | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M275 slip road to the A27 eastbound . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 9 October 2017 to 13 October 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 11 December 2017 to 15 December 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M27 eastbound within J4 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J4 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 August 2017 to 06:00 on 25 August 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

A3(M) southbound within J5 | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The A3M southbound at junction J5 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 22 August 2017 to 25 August 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.


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