The cheapest trains from Southampton to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

$9

Average

$11

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 Southampton to Bournemouth will cost around $ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 9.

Cheapest
07:50AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h56 08:46AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
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08:51AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h37 09:28AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
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09:04AMSouthampton Airport Parkway1h39 10:43AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
Cheapest
08:15AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h55 09:10AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
08:36AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h40 09:16AMBournemouth
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$211One-way

Timetable Southampton to Bournemouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Sep 23
07:50AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h56 08:46AMBournemouth
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08:15AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h55 09:10AMBournemouth
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08:36AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h40 09:16AMBournemouth
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08:51AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h37 09:28AMBournemouth
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09:04AMSouthampton Airport Parkway1h39 10:43AMBournemouth
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
Sep 23
$9South Western Railway
$6Megabus
Sat
Sep 25
$7South Western Railway
$6Megabus
Mon
Sep 27
$6South Western Railway
$13National Express

The fastest trains from Southampton to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

37 m

Average

57 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

39 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Southampton for Bournemouth every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 39 km distance in an average of 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 37 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 39 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
08:51AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h37 09:28AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
08:36AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h40 09:16AMBournemouth
0 changes
$211One-way
08:15AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h55 09:10AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
07:50AMSouthampton Airport Parkway0h56 08:46AMBournemouth
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$91One-way
09:04AMSouthampton Airport Parkway1h39 10:43AMBournemouth
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$91One-way

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Train Information from Southampton to Bournemouth

distanceDistance24 miles (39 km)
durationAverage train duration37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$8 (€6)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or South Western Railway

Trains from Southampton to Bournemouth cover the 24 miles (39 km) long route taking on average 37 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of train tickets is $8 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Bournemouth.

Train companies

CrossCountry Southampton – Bournemouth

Travel from Southampton to Bournemouth from $6 (€5) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

CrossCountry

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

Looking for trains from Southampton to Bournemouth? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 24 miles (39 km) trip between Southampton and Bournemouth. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Southampton to Bournemouth routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Southampton and Bournemouth, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Southampton - Bournemouth train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets between Southampton and Bournemouth due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Southampton to Bournemouth
Travel by train 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 Southampton to Bournemouth.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train between Southampton and Bournemouth cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Southampton and Bournemouth for the next 7 days starting from $6 (€5)  one way.
How much is the train to Bournemouth from Southampton on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $8 (€6)  for a train ticket to Bournemouth from Southampton.
How far is it from Southampton to Bournemouth by train?
You should expect to travel around 24 miles (39 km)  from Southampton to Bournemouth by train.
How long is the train to Bournemouth from Southampton?
While the time it takes to travel 24 miles (39 km) from Southampton to Bournemouth can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Southampton to Bournemouth train journey time is on average 37 min.
What train station in Southampton goes to Bournemouth? What train station do I come into Bournemouth from Southampton?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Southampton Central   to Bournemouth.

Where is the train station in Southampton to go to Bournemouth? Where is the train station in Bournemouth located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Southampton Central, 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 take me from Southampton to Bournemouth?
For the route from Southampton to Bournemouth you can take a train with Cross Country or South Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Southampton to Bournemouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there to Bournemouth from Southampton a day?
The average number of trains departing Southampton for Bournemouth is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Southampton to Bournemouth? When is the last train from Southampton to Bournemouth?
The earliest train departing from Southampton to Bournemouth leaves at 6: 48 AM. The last train departing from Southampton to Bournemouth leaves at 9: 27 AM. You can find the latest Southampton to Bournemouth train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I book the Southampton to Bournemouth train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Southampton to Bournemouth is on average $8 (€6) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Southampton to Bournemouth available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Bournemouth
Bitterne
Amenities
Millbrook (Hants)
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Southampton Central
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St Denys
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Woolston
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