Southwold travel guide

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You're Going to Love Southwold

With a population of 3,944, Southwold is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

When to visit Southwold

Southwold in February
Estimated hotel price
S$ 156
1 night at 3-star hotel
Southwold in February
Estimated hotel price
S$ 156
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Southwold

Plane

Although Southwold doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Norwich Airport (NWI), which is located 47 km from Southwold. The shortest flight to Southwold from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 13h 40m.

Train

Eurostar is the most popular train carrier serving Southwold, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Southwold to Lille takes 1h 22m and costs around S$ 69 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Birmingham, expect to pay about S$ 44 for a 1h 28m trip. The train station in Southwold is called Southwold Bus, and is located 0.8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Southwold is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 154 km from Southwold. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Southwold, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Southampton, the bus ride to Southwold takes 153 km and will cost you around S$ 13. From Southsea, the ticket costs about S$ 15 for a journey of 179 km.

Plane

Although Southwold doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Norwich Airport (NWI), which is located 47 km from Southwold. The shortest flight to Southwold from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 13h 40m.

Train

Eurostar is the most popular train carrier serving Southwold, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Southwold to Lille takes 1h 22m and costs around S$ 69 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Birmingham, expect to pay about S$ 44 for a 1h 28m trip. The train station in Southwold is called Southwold Bus, and is located 0.8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Southwold is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 154 km from Southwold. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Southwold, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Southampton, the bus ride to Southwold takes 153 km and will cost you around S$ 13. From Southsea, the ticket costs about S$ 15 for a journey of 179 km.

Airports near Southwold

Airlines serving Southwold

Lufthansa
Good (4,676 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
SWISS
Good (941 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,749 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,172 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,597 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,100 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,937 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,352 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,231 reviews)
LOT
Good (672 reviews)
Finnair
Good (765 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (929 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
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Where to stay in Southwold

Average rates range from around S$ 264 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 231 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Southwold

Hiring a car in Southwold

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Southwold (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.87 and S$ 39.83. The most frequently booked car type in Southwold is Mini (Ford Galaxy or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Peugeot 2008 or similar) is, on average, 57% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Southwold (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.87 and S$ 39.83. The most frequently booked car type in Southwold is Mini (Ford Galaxy or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Peugeot 2008 or similar) is, on average, 57% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.