How to travel from Birmingham to Bournemouth

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Travel Information to Bournemouth from Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $62
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€23) • 4 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $62 (€58) • 3 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 121 miles (195 km) from Birmingham to Bournemouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 9 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Bournemouth.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Bournemouth

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Birmingham to Bournemouth.

There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Bournemouth: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Bournemouth from Birmingham is by taking a bus, which costs on average $25 (€23).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bournemouth:

A bus is generally $37 (€35) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $62 (€58) from Birmingham to Bournemouth.

The quickest way to travel to Bournemouth from Birmingham is by train, which takes on average 3 h 9 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Bournemouth by bus can take on average 4 h 15 min.

Bournemouth is approximately 121 miles (195 km) away from Birmingham.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Bournemouth is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Bournemouth from Birmingham as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Birmingham to Bournemouth:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Birmingham, Coach Station to Bournemouth, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Birmingham to Bournemouth depart from Birmingham New Street to Bournemouth.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Bournemouth:

  • You can take a bus from Birmingham to Bournemouth with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $25 (€23) with National Express from Birmingham to Bournemouth.
  • You can take a train from Birmingham to Bournemouth with South Western Railway. Cheap tickets can be found for $62 (€58) with South Western Railway from Birmingham to Bournemouth.
Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Bournemouth often also extend their vacation to go to London, Southampton or Oxford. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bournemouth and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Birmingham to Bournemouth, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $25 (€23) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $62 (€58) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Birmingham to Bournemouth online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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