Access Keys

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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Latest Traffic Information for SE England


M27 westbound within J1 | Westbound | Road Works
From Location : The M27 westbound at junction J1 . To Location : The A31 westbound between the junctions with the M27 and the A338 North. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 25 July 2017 to 06:00 on 26 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

A31 eastbound between A338 near Ringwood (east) and M27 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The A31 eastbound between the junctions with the A338 North and the M27 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 22 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

M27 J5 eastbound exit | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound exit slip at junction J5 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 22 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

M27 J5 eastbound exit | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound exit slip at junction J5 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 July 2017 to 28 July 2017. Schedule : From 21:00 on 31 July 2017 to 06:00 on 1 August 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

M27 J7 westbound exit | Westbound | Congestion
Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J7 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:45 and 12:00 on 22 July 2017.

M271 J1 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 southbound exit slip at junction J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 July 2017 to 27 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M271 J1 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 northbound exit slip at junction J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 July 2017 to 27 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M27 westbound between J2 and J1 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J2 and J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 25 July 2017 to 06:00 on 26 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 westbound within J4 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound at junction J4 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 24 July 2017 to 06:00 on 25 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M27 eastbound between J4 and J5 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J4 and J5 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 24 July 2017 to 29 July 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 eastbound between J4 and J5 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J4 and J5 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 27 July 2017.

M3 J13 westbound access | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M3 westbound entry slip at junction J13 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 July 2017 to 06:00 on 25 July 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

link road from M3 J14 westbound to M27 J4 westbound and A33/A27 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M3 westbound between junction J13 and the M27 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 July 2017 to 06:00 on 25 July 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

M3 westbound within J13 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M3 westbound at junction J13 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 July 2017 to 06:00 on 25 July 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

M3 westbound between J12 and J13 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M3 westbound between junctions J12 and J13 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 July 2017 to 06:00 on 25 July 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.


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