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Cheap bus tickets and times from Bournemouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jun 22


Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m


6 h 6 m

Buses per day



196 km

Cheap bus tickets from Bournemouth to Birmingham start from $24 with an average ticket price of $31.

The fastest bus from Bournemouth to Birmingham takes 5h 20m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 6m and covers a distance of 196 km.

4 buses leave Bournemouth for Birmingham every day with 4 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Bournemouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$37 (€32)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Bournemouth to Birmingham cover the 121 miles (195 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $37 (€32), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Bournemouth, Coach Station and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from Bournemouth to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham from Bournemouth from $15 (€13) with Omio’s bus partners National Express and Megabus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Birmingham from Bournemouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Bournemouth to Birmingham bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $16
  • National Express frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Bus from Bournemouth to Birmingham

FAQs: Take the bus from Bournemouth to Birmingham with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Bournemouth to Birmingham.
Cheap bus tickets from Bournemouth to Birmingham can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Bournemouth to Birmingham is $37 (€32); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bournemouth to Birmingham bus travel time is 4 h 15 min   for the 121 mile (195 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Bournemouth to Birmingham leaves at 6: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Bournemouth to Birmingham leaves at 9: 30 PM.
Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day from Bournemouth to Birmingham with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
For the best Bournemouth to Birmingham bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Bournemouth and Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Bournemouth, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Airport and Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in bus stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Herald Rd (Birmingham Airport Coach Park) and Birmingham, Brunel Street.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bournemouth, Coach Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Birmingham, Coach Station, located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Birmingham from Bournemouth is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Bournemouth to Birmingham by bus is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Bournemouth to Birmingham including taking a bus or train.

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