London to Bournemouth train

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Cheap train tickets and times from London to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

151 km

Cheap train tickets from London to start from $50 with an average ticket price of $78.

The fastest train from London to takes 1h 45m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 1m and covers a distance of 151 km.

6 trains that leave London for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Cheapest
South Western Railway
09:05AM1h56
London Waterloo (WAT)
11:01AMBournemouth station (BMH)
$501One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
South Western Railway
09:12AM2h48
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:00PMBournemouth station (BMH)
$501One-way
1 transfer
South Western Railway
08:05AM1h56
London Waterloo (WAT)
10:01AMBournemouth station (BMH)
$921One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
08:35AM1h45
London Waterloo (WAT)
10:20AMBournemouth station (BMH)
$921One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:20AM1h53
London Waterloo (WAT)
11:13AMBournemouth station (BMH)
$1041One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from London to Bournemouth

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$67 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway, CrossCountry or Bus

Trains from London to Bournemouth cover the 93 miles (150 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 44 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway, CrossCountry or Bus. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $67 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $30 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Bournemouth.

Train companies: South Western Railway, CrossCountry and Bus from London to Bournemouth trains

Buy your official South Western Railway, CrossCountry and Bus train tickets from London to Bournemouth from $20 (€18) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from London to Bournemouth. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from London to Bournemouth train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: $77

Train tickets from London to Bournemouth: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 36 €
2 weeks earlier 13 €177%
3 weeks earlier 13 €177%
1 month before 13 €177%
2 months earlier 13 €177%
3 months earlier 13 €177%


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  • Buying your train ticket from London - Bournemouth 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 177% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
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FAQs: Trains from London to Bournemouth

FAQs: Travel by train from London to Bournemouth easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Bournemouth.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Bournemouth can start from as little as $30 (€26) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Bournemouth is $67 (€58); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from London to Bournemouth is 1 h 44 min   to travel the 93 mile (150 km) long journey, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Bournemouth leaves at 7: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Bournemouth leaves at 11: 40 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Bournemouth without having to change trains with South Western Railway. There are 17 direct trains from London to Bournemouth each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the London to Bournemouth train with South Western Railway, CrossCountry or Bus. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between London and Bournemouth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 40 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bournemouth, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Bournemouth from London is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 44 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London to Bournemouth by train is December.
You have options as you can travel from London to Bournemouth 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Bournemouth

London
Bournemouth
The major railway station for departures from London is London Waterloo. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Waterloo for your journey between London and Bournemouth.
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Public transit options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transit options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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Public transit options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transit options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
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Public transit options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transit options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
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Public transit options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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Public transit options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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Public transit options for London Fenchurch Street
Onward travel information: Rail replacement buses will stop outside HSBC on Fenchurch Street. Aldgate Bus Station. Details of the buses serving Fenchurch Street and Aldgate area, and the Bus Stops they are using is available here
Metro: London Underground (Circle Line and District Line) at Tower Hill - 200m from the Tower Hill exit London Underground (Metropolitan Line, Circle Line) at Aldgate - 300m from Fenchurch Place exit. Docklands Light Railway at Tower Gateway - 300m from the Tower Hill exit.
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Public transit options for London Charing Cross
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
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