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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 J8 westbound exit | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 March 2017 to 11 March 2017. Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J8 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M27 J7 westbound exit | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 23 February 2017 to 06:00 on 24 February 2017. Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J7 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

A27 eastbound access from A3 | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 23 February 2017 to 25 February 2017. Location : The A27 eastbound entry slip from the A3 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

M27 eastbound within J12 after M275 access | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 23 February 2017 to 25 February 2017. Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J12 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

M27 eastbound within J12 after M275 access | Eastbound | Road Works
From Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J12 . Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 23 February 2017 to 25 February 2017. To Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the M27 and the A2030 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

M27 eastbound within J12 after M275 access | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 1 March 2017 to 06:00 on 2 March 2017. Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J12 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

M27 eastbound within J12 after M275 access | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 1 March 2017 to 06:00 on 2 March 2017. Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J12 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

M271 J1 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 southbound exit slip at junction J1 . Status : Pending. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 13 March 2017 to 18 March 2017. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M271 J1 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 northbound exit slip at junction J1 . Status : Pending. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 13 March 2017 to 18 March 2017. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M271 J1 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 1 March 2017 to 4 March 2017. Location : The M271 northbound exit slip at junction J1 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M27 westbound between J4 and J3 | Westbound | Road Works
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 24 February 2017. Status : Currently Active. Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1, 2 and 3 are closed. Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J4 and J3 . Lanes Closed : There are three of four lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs.

M27 westbound within J3 | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 27 February 2017 to 4 March 2017. Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J2 . Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M27 westbound within J3 | Westbound | Road Works
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 24 February 2017. Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J2 . Status : Currently Active. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed. Reason : Road repairs.

M27 J3 westbound access | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 27 February 2017 to 4 March 2017. Location : The M27 westbound entry slip at junction J3 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M271 J1 northbound access | Northbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 February 2017 to 06:00 on 1 March 2017. Location : The M271 northbound entry slip at junction J1 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.


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