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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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M271 southbound between J1 and A35 | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 southbound between junctions J1 and A35 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 J8 westbound exit | Westbound | Congestion
Location : The M27 westbound exit slip at junction J8 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:45 and 20:00 on 25 September 2017. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

M27 eastbound within J12 after M275 access | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J12 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 9 October 2017 to 14 October 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three 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 : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M27 eastbound within J3 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound at junction J3 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 September 2017 to 06:00 on 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 J3 eastbound access | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound entry slip at junction J3 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 September 2017 to 06:00 on 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M271 J1 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 southbound entry slip at junction J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M271 southbound within J1 | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 southbound at junction J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

M271 northbound between A35 and J1 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 northbound between junctions A35 and J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 27 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M271 northbound between A35 and J1 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M271 northbound between junctions A35 and J1 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 9 October 2017 to 12 October 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 eastbound between J5 and J7 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J5 and J7 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 27 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

M27 J12 westbound access from A27 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound entry slip at junction J12 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 22 September 2017 to 06:00 on 23 September 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 9 October 2017 to 14 October 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

M27 westbound within J12 after M275 access | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J12 and J11 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.

M27 westbound within J12 after M275 access | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J12 and J11 . 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 9 October 2017 to 14 October 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

link road from M275 to A27 westbound | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M275 northbound exit slip at junction . 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.


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