The cheapest trains from Birmingham to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Cheapest

$76

Average

$123

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Bournemouth will cost around $ 123 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 76.

Cheapest
11:04AMBirmingham New Street3h08 02:12PMBournemouth
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$761One-way
09:04AMBirmingham New Street3h10 12:14PMBournemouth
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$1711One-way

Timetable Birmingham to Bournemouth

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09:04AMBirmingham New Street3h10 12:14PMBournemouth
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11:04AMBirmingham New Street3h08 02:12PMBournemouth
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
Sep 25
$76Cross Country
$29National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$76Cross Country
$39National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$135Cross Country
$14National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$135Cross Country
$14National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$135Cross Country
$21National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$135Cross Country
$14National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$62Cross Country
$17National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$64Cross Country
$14National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$76Cross Country
$18National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Sun
Oct 10
$62Cross Country
$18National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Thu
Oct 14
$62Cross Country
$17National Express

The fastest trains from Birmingham to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Fastest Journey

3 h 8 m

Average

3 h 9 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

196 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Birmingham for Bournemouth every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 196 km distance in an average of 3 h 9 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 8 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:04AMBirmingham New Street3h08 02:12PMBournemouth
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$761One-way
09:04AMBirmingham New Street3h10 12:14PMBournemouth
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$1711One-way

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Train Information to Bournemouth from Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$116 (€93)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Bournemouth cover the 121 miles (195 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 9 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $76 (€61), but the average price of train tickets is $116 (€93). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bournemouth.

Train companies

Birmingham to Bournemouth with CrossCountry

CrossCountry trains will get you between Birmingham and Bournemouth from $76 (€61). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Birmingham and Bournemouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Birmingham - Bournemouth train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Birmingham to Bournemouth, Omio shows you CrossCountry’s current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Birmingham to Bournemouth route. You can expect to travel around 121 miles (195 km) between Birmingham and Bournemouth on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets between Birmingham and Bournemouth starting as low as $76 (€61) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

These are CrossCountry's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Birmingham and Bournemouth:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Birmingham to Bournemouth
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Birmingham to Bournemouth?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Birmingham and Bournemouth for the next 7 days starting from $76 (€61)  one way.
What is the cost of a train to Bournemouth from Birmingham?
The train price from Birmingham to Bournemouth is on average $116 (€93)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Birmingham to Bournemouth by train?
You should expect to travel around 121 miles (195 km)  to Bournemouth from Birmingham by train.
How long is the train ride from Birmingham to Bournemouth?
On average the Birmingham to Bournemouth train travel time is 3 h 9 min  for the 121 miles (195 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Birmingham to Bournemouth, which train station in Birmingham do I depart from and which train station in Bournemouth do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street   to Bournemouth.

Where is the Birmingham train station located? Where is the Bournemouth train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Birmingham.

The most popular arrival train station, Bournemouth, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Bournemouth.

Which train companies can take me to Bournemouth from Birmingham?
Take the Birmingham to Bournemouth train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Birmingham to Bournemouth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there from Birmingham to Bournemouth a day?
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Birmingham to Bournemouth. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Birmingham to Bournemouth? When does the last train depart from Birmingham to Bournemouth?
You can take the earliest train from Birmingham to Bournemouth at 7: 04 AM   or take the last train from Birmingham to Bournemouth leaving at 10: 04 AM. Look for the latest Birmingham to Bournemouth train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Birmingham to Bournemouth for the best deals?
You can find trains to Bournemouth from Birmingham to cost on average $116 (€93) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Birmingham to Bournemouth train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Bournemouth
Birmingham Moor Street
Amenities
Birmingham New Street
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Refreshments
Birmingham Snow Hill
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