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from Edinburgh to Bournemouth

You can get from Edinburgh to Bournemouth by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Bournemouth

distanceDistance365 miles (588 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$44 - $306
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $44 (€35) • 12 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $117 (€93) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Cross Country

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 365 miles (588 km) between Edinburgh and Bournemouth. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $44 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are easyJet, National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Bournemouth.

Travel Tips

Travel from Edinburgh to Bournemouth
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 Edinburgh to Bournemouth.
FAQs
How do I get from Edinburgh to Bournemouth?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Bournemouth from Edinburgh. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Bournemouth?

The cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Bournemouth is by taking a bus with an average price of $44 (€35).

This is compared to other travel options to Bournemouth:

A bus is generally $73 (€58) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $117 (€93) from Edinburgh to Bournemouth.

Taking a bus is usually $262 (€209) less than taking a train to Bournemouth, which costs on average $306 (€244) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Bournemouth from Edinburgh?

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Bournemouth is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bournemouth that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 12 h 55 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 20 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Edinburgh and Bournemouth?

Bournemouth is approximately 365 miles (588 km) away from Edinburgh.

Where do I depart from Edinburgh? Where do I arrive in Bournemouth?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Edinburgh to Bournemouth:

  • Flights mostly depart from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Bournemouth Airport.
  • Buses mostly depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Bournemouth at Bournemouth.
Who can get me from Edinburgh to Bournemouth?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Bournemouth, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with easyJet to go to Bournemouth by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Edinburgh to Bournemouth tickets on Omio for $117 (€93).
  • Travel with National Express to go to Bournemouth by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Edinburgh to Bournemouth tickets on Omio for $44 (€35).
  • Travel with Cross Country for trains to Bournemouth. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Cross Country Edinburgh to Bournemouth tickets on Omio for $306 (€244).
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Bournemouth from Edinburgh ends?
Omio customers who travel from Edinburgh 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 should I buy a ticket from Edinburgh to Bournemouth online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Edinburgh to Bournemouth, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $117 (€93) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $44 (€35) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $306 (€244) one way.

But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Bournemouth tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Bournemouth
Edinburgh
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus 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.
Edinburgh Waverley
Amenities
Refreshments
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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.