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from London to Bournemouth

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Bournemouth on Sep 28 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30AMLondon2h25 09:55AMBournemouth, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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07:30AMLondon2h25 09:55AMBournemouth, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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06:30PMLondon2h30 09:00PMBournemouth, Coach Station
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$131One-way
06:30AMLondon2h05 08:35AMBournemouth, Coach Station
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$91One-way
10:00AMLondon2h25 12:25PMBournemouth, Coach Station
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$91One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
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$14Megabus
Tue
Sep 28
$34South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$31South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$28South Western Railway
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$28South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$38South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$38South Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$21South Western Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Oct 5
$21South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$21South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$21South Western Railway
$9Megabus
Fri
Oct 8
$21South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$34South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 10
$31South Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$17South Western Railway
$9National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$17South Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 13
$17South Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 14
$17South Western Railway
$9Megabus
Fri
Oct 15
$17South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 16
$31South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 17
$80South Western Railway
$9National Express

Travel Information to Bournemouth from London

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $42
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€7) • 2 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $42 (€33) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Travel 93 miles (150 km) by bus or train between London and Bournemouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from London to Bournemouth.

How to get from London to Bournemouth

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from London to Bournemouth there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 67,88% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from London to Bournemouth. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips

Travel from London 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 London to Bournemouth.
FAQs
What are the ways to get from London to Bournemouth?

There are 2 ways to travel between London and Bournemouth including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Bournemouth from London?

The cheapest way to go to Bournemouth from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€7).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bournemouth:

A bus is $32 (€26) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from London to Bournemouth costing on average $42 (€33).

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

The fastest way to get to Bournemouth from London is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Bournemouth can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 5 min   of travel time.

How far is Bournemouth from London?

Bournemouth is approximately 93 miles (150 km) away from London.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Bournemouth?

The average frequency per day from London to Bournemouth is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from London to Bournemouth?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from London, Victoria Coach Station to Bournemouth, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers catch their train from London Victoria and arrive in Bournemouth.
Which travel companies can get me from London to Bournemouth?

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

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Bournemouth. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express London to Bournemouth tickets on Omio for $9 (€7).
  • Travel with South Western Railway to go to Bournemouth by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find South Western Railway London to Bournemouth tickets on Omio for $42 (€33).
Can I travel directly between London and Bournemouth?

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Bournemouth with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with South Western Railway with 25 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bournemouth as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from London to Bournemouth.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from London to Bournemouth?
Looking to extend your trip from London to Bournemouth? Many Omio customers who go from London to Bournemouth usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Southampton, Oxford or Manchester. If you're looking to explore Southampton, Oxford or Manchester from Bournemouth, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from London to Bournemouth online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $9 (€7) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $42 (€33) one way on average.

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