Trains from London to Bournemouth

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Today
55 trains from$ 53
Tomorrow
5 trains from$ 66
Fri, Mar 29
55 trains from$ 33

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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Fri
Mar 22
$ 53Cross Country
$ 20National Express
$ 377British Airways
Sat
Mar 23
$ 66South Western Railway
$ 16National Express
$ 328Flybe
Sun
Mar 24
$ 50South Western Railway
$ 16National Express
$ 181Ryanair
Mon
Mar 25
$ 43South Western Railway
$ 18National Express
$ 156Ryanair
Tue
Mar 26
$ 38South Western Railway
$ 12National Express
$ 171Ryanair
Wed
Mar 27
$ 38South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 216flyest lineas aereas
Thu
Mar 28
$ 38South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
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Fri
Mar 29
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 12National Express
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Sat
Mar 30
$ 50South Western Railway
$ 16National Express
$ 174flyest lineas aereas
Sun
Mar 31
$ 37South Western Railway
$ 16National Express
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Mon
Apr 1
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 10National Express
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Tue
Apr 2
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 604Aegean Airlines
Wed
Apr 3
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 298easyJet
Thu
Apr 4
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 18National Express
$ 369Flybe
Fri
Apr 5
$ 38South Western Railway
$ 19National Express
$ 243Flybe
Sat
Apr 6
$ 43South Western Railway
$ 18National Express
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Sun
Apr 7
$ 38South Western Railway
$ 19National Express
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Mon
Apr 8
$ 17South Western Railway
$ 19National Express
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Tue
Apr 9
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 19National Express
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Wed
Apr 10
$ 33South Western Railway
$ 19National Express
$ 506easyJet
Thu
Apr 11
$ 16South Western Railway
$ 18National Express
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Journey Summary

London to Bournemouth Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 12 minutes
Train Ticket Price:$ 40
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Bournemouth
Distance:151 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Cross Country, South Western Railway

Trains from London to Bournemouth

Trains in the United Kingdom are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. With dozens of trains traveling from London to Bournemouth to choose from each day, it has never been easier to travel between the two cities. Most London to Bournemouth trains are operated by either CrossCountry or South West Trains; however, the first leg of the journeys to Reading is occasionally operated by Great Western Railways. The first London to Bournemouth train departs London at around 7:15 a.m., while the last train typically leaves at 1:11 a.m. There are direct trains and services that require a transfer, usually in Basingstoke or Reading, traveling from London to Bournemouth every day. All trains depart from either London's Paddington, Waterloo, or Vauxhall train station and arrive at Bournemouth train station. The fastest direct London to Bournemouth trains can take under 2 hours, while slower services can take up to 6 hours to complete the journey.

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London to Bournemouth Train Cost

Average prices for Trains from London to Bournemouth when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€59

1 Day in Advance

€53

1 Week in Advance

€52

2 Weeks in Advance

€50

1 Month in Advance

€41

3 Months in Advance

€41

London to Bournemouth Trains: General Information


  • autobus Most London to Bournemouth trains are run by CrossCountry or South West Trains. Great Western Rail also offers the first leg of the journey to Reading where travelers must transfer onto a CrossCountry train.
  • autobus Some London to Bournemouth trains are direct, while many others require a transfer at Basingstroke or Reading. All trains depart from either London's Paddington, Waterloo, or Vauxhall train station and arrive at Bournemouth train station.
  • autobus Trains from London to Bournemouth can take as little as 1 hour and 51 minutes to arrive in Bournemouth.
  • autobus Most travelers book their London to Bournemouth train tickets 1-2 days in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on London to Bournemouth trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 10% cheaper on average to book a London to Bournemouth train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 12% cheaper on average to book a train ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • London to Bournemouth train costs are 31% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of departure.
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Best fares for trains from London to Bournemouth

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This month
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Sat, Mar 23
Train
South Western Railway
08:393h 3m11:42
LondonBournemouth
Fastest Trains from London to Bournemouth
Fri, Mar 29
Train
South Western Railway
12:351h 45m14:20
LondonBournemouth
Tue, Apr 9
Train
South Western Railway
07:351h 45m09:20
LondonBournemouth
Wed, Apr 10
Train
South Western Railway
07:351h 45m09:20
LondonBournemouth
Return Train Tickets for Bournemouth to London
Sat, Mar 23
Train
South Western Railway
13:591h 52m15:51
BournemouthLondon
Sun, Mar 24
Train
South Western Railway
10:062h 31m12:37
BournemouthLondon
Mon, Mar 25
Train
South Western Railway
19:591h 50m21:49
BournemouthLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Bournemouth
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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