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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M27 J2 westbound exit for A36 | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 7 December 2016 to 06:00 on 8 December 2016. Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J2 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

M27 J2 westbound exit for A36 | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 8 December 2016 to 06:00 on 9 December 2016. Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J2 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

M271 southbound between J1 and A35 | Southbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 6 December 2016 to 06:00 on 7 December 2016. Location : The M271 southbound between junctions J1 and A35 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

M27 J5 eastbound exit | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 5 December 2016 to 10 December 2016. Location : The M27 eastbound exit slip at junction J5 . Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M27 J8 eastbound exit | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 5 December 2016 to 7 December 2016. Location : The M27 eastbound exit slip at junction J8 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

M27 J8 westbound exit | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 5 December 2016 to 7 December 2016. Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J8 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

A27 eastbound access from A3 | Eastbound | Road Works
Period : from 22:00 on 2 December 2016 to 06:00 on 6 December 2016. Location : The A27 eastbound entry slip from the A3 . Status : Currently Active. Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

A27 eastbound access from A3 | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 5 December 2016 to 06:00 on 6 December 2016. 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.

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 4 January 2017 to 8 January 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 09:30 and 16:00 from 19 December 2016 to 20 December 2016. Location : The M271 northbound exit slip at junction J1 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. 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 09:30 and 16:00 from 19 December 2016 to 20 December 2016. Location : The M271 northbound exit slip at junction J1 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. 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 4 January 2017 to 8 January 2017. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M271 J1 northbound access | Northbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 16:00 from 19 December 2016 to 20 December 2016. Location : The M271 northbound entry slip at junction J1 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

M27 westbound between J3 and J2 | Westbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 6 December 2016 to 9 December 2016. Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J2 . Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

M27 eastbound between J1 and J2 | Eastbound | Road Works
Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Schedule : From 22:00 on 8 December 2016 to 06:00 on 9 December 2016. Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J1 and J2 . Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.


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