The cheapest trains from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Cheapest

$152

Average

$227

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 Manchester to Bournemouth will cost around $ 227 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 152.

Cheapest
10:55AMManchester Piccadilly5h05 04:00PMBournemouth
1 changes
$1521One-way
11:27AMManchester Piccadilly4h46 04:13PMBournemouth
0 changes
$2131One-way
09:27AMManchester Piccadilly4h45 02:12PMBournemouth
0 changes
$2131One-way
08:15AMManchester Piccadilly5h05 01:20PMBournemouth
1 changes
$3301One-way

Timetable Manchester to Bournemouth

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08:15AMManchester Piccadilly5h05 01:20PMBournemouth
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09:27AMManchester Piccadilly4h45 02:12PMBournemouth
0 changes
10:55AMManchester Piccadilly5h05 04:00PMBournemouth
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11:27AMManchester Piccadilly4h46 04:13PMBournemouth
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
Sep 24
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$54National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$213Cross Country
$35National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$107Cross Country
$38National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$112Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$152Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$107Cross Country
$23National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$153Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$153Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$107Cross Country
$20National Express
Sun
Oct 10
$107Cross Country
$23National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$152Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$152Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Wed
Oct 13
$152Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Thu
Oct 14
$152Avanti West Coast
$17National Express

The fastest trains from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Fastest Journey

4 h 45 m

Average

4 h 55 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

308 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester 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 308 km distance in an average of 4 h 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 45 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 5 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
09:27AMManchester Piccadilly4h45 02:12PMBournemouth
0 changes
$2131One-way
11:27AMManchester Piccadilly4h46 04:13PMBournemouth
0 changes
$2131One-way
10:55AMManchester Piccadilly5h05 04:00PMBournemouth
1 changes
$1521One-way
08:15AMManchester Piccadilly5h05 01:20PMBournemouth
1 changes
$3301One-way

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Train Information between Manchester and Bournemouth

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$149 (€120)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Bournemouth cover the 190 miles (307 km) long route taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $107 (€86), but the average price of train tickets is $149 (€120). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bournemouth.

Train companies

CrossCountry Manchester – Bournemouth

You can travel by train from Manchester to Bournemouth with CrossCountry for as low as $107 (€86). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets between Manchester and Bournemouth, check out Omio! With one-way Manchester to Bournemouth train ticket prices starting as low as $107 (€86) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Bournemouth from Manchester by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train schedules and tickets for this 190 miles (307 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets between Manchester and Bournemouth in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Manchester to Bournemouth on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your CrossCountry train ticket from Manchester to 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 Manchester to Bournemouth
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between Manchester and Bournemouth cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester for as low as $107 (€86)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Bournemouth from Manchester?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $149 (€120)  for a train ticket from Manchester to Bournemouth.
How many miles is it from Manchester to Bournemouth by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Bournemouth by train to be approximately 190 miles (307 km).
How many hours is the train time from Manchester to Bournemouth?
On average the Manchester to Bournemouth train travel time is 4 h 50 min  for the 190 miles (307 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Bournemouth?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Bournemouth.

Where is the train station in Manchester? Where is the train station in Bournemouth?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bournemouth, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Manchester to Bournemouth?
For the journey from Manchester to Bournemouth you can take a train with Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Bournemouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there from Manchester to Bournemouth a day?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Bournemouth is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Manchester to Bournemouth? What time is the last train from Manchester to Bournemouth?
The first Manchester to Bournemouth train departs at 7: 05 AM   and the last train from Manchester to Bournemouth leaves at 9: 35 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Manchester to Bournemouth on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy train tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester to score the best deals?
If you purchase the Manchester to Bournemouth train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $149 (€120). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Bournemouth from Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Bournemouth
Manchester Oxford Road
Amenities
Manchester Piccadilly
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

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.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
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.
Manchester Victoria
Amenities