The following bus services cover Nursling & Rownhams: 

  • Bluestar No 4 service runs to Romsey and Southampton every half hour during the day – Details here 
  • The Dial A Ride services around Romsey, now called the Test Valley Dial A Ride, are operated by Test Valley Community Transport on behalf of Hampshire County Council and Test Valley Borough Council. Dial a Ride is a door-to-door service for anyone who finds it difficult or impossible to use ordinary bus services. The service is available to anyone who has a mobility or sensory impairment which means that they are unable, or experience difficulty with, or discomfort in using bus services. You don’t have to be registered disabled or a wheelchair user. For example, you might have difficulty climbing steps on to buses, or be unable to walk to a bus stop. For details contact please contact TVCS on 01264 356808 or visit their web site at testvalley dar.html
  • Stagecoach operate services to Peter Symonds College in Winchester – see map  and timetable,  and also the regular 46 week day service from Southampton General to Winchester via Rownhams Lane (and Nursling – 46A) – see map and time table


The nearest train stations are Romsey, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Central. The shortest journey time by car to any of these is around 10 minutes. Visit the National Rail Enquires website for times and fares:


Southampton Airport is 7 miles from Nursling & Rownhams with flights to most European countries and many UK airports.