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The rail bus link from Eastleigh Railway Station to Marwell Zoo returns!


Service M1 Eastleigh to Marwell Zoo (plus once a day from Southampton*) runs direct to Marwell from Friday 25 March to Sunday 4 September on school holidays, weekends and bank holidays & offers an exclusive saving of 10% off zoo admission!

  • Bus departs from Eastleigh Railway Station for Marwell Zoo at: 10.25am, 11.25am, 12.25pm & 1.25pm
  • Bus departs from Marwell Zoo for Eastleigh Railway Station at: 2.47pm, 3.47pm, 4.47pm & 5.47pm

N.B. The bus will stop & pick up from Eastleigh Bus Station (2 minutes earlier), and Fair Oak, New Clock Inn along the route.


* In addition to the above timetable the first and last journeys of the day start and finish in Southampton City Centre at Vincent's Way at 9.42am and 6.46pm

Fares from Eastleigh Train Station (or Southampton) to Marwell Zoo:

  • Adult single £3 (£5)
  • Child single £2 (£4)
  • Adult return £4 (£6)
  • Child return £3 (£5)

During July, August & September: Service M1 will run twice a day from Southampton City Centre
These services will depart at 9.42 and 11,42 and connect with the 10.23am and 12.23pm services from Eastleigh Bus Station. The service will stop at Portswood Broadway, Wessex lane and Southampton Airport parkway. Return journeys to Southampton from Marwell Zoo will run at 3.47pm and 5.47pm.

Don't forget to look out for the Zany Zebras as they start to appear this summer.

A great place to visit, a great way to get there and a great day out!