The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Bournemouth will cost around $ 65 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 65.
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1 h 45 m
2 h 6 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave London for Bournemouth every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 151 km distance in an average of 2 h 6 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 45 m .
The slowest train will take 3 h 3 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 17 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$39|
|Trains depart from:||London|
|Trains arrive in:||Bournemouth|
|Train Companies:||Cross Country, South Western Railway|
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.
Average prices for Trains from London to Bournemouth when you book in advance
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London to Bournemouth Trains: General Information
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: