Travel Around Winchester

Travelling around Winchester is easy. Thanks to the compact nature of the city most places are within walking distance but here are some other services to help you get around whilst you're staying with us.

Please help us to keep Winchester's air clean by using public transport or alternative greener travel arrangements where ever possible, thank you.

If you have an electric car we have locations of charging points on our Parking page.

Local bus services

Although Winchester is a small and compact city you may wish to use the excellent public transport links to help you get around. The main bus operator in Winchester is Stagecoach although other operators do serve the city. Please visit the operators’ websites for the most up to date timetables routes, and any other information:

Routes around Winchester and the surrounding area
Stagecoach in Hampshire

Tel: 0845 121 0190

Routes from Winchester to Southampton and Eastleigh
Bluestar Buses

Tel: 01202 338 421

Regular Bus Routes to help you get around the city centre

No. 5 Stagecoach Bus

Times – At least every 10 minutes (from 8am until 5pm)

Service Stops – Winchester Bus Station, City Road Crossroads, Train Station, Royal Hampshire County Hospital and terminating at Badger Farm.

Park & Ride Bus Service (can also be used by visitors on foot as a bus service)

Times – Every 10 minutes during peak hours. Services do not run on Sundays.

Service Stops – Park & Ride Car Parks, Winchester Guildhall, Winchester Discovery Centre, Train Station, and the Royal Hampshire County Hospital.

Bike hire

Cycling around Winchester is easy and fun. Either bring your own bike to get around the city on or hire one from Bespoke Cycling based in Middle Brook Street SO23 8AF


Located on the upper parking level of the Brooks Shopping Centre, Shopmobility offers visitors and residents the opportunity to hire out manual and powered wheelchairs and scooters. It is open Monday to Friday from 8:30am until 4pm, vehicles should be booked in advance by contacting the office on 01962 842 626.