The cheapest buses from London to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£7

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 London to Bournemouth will cost around £ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.

Cheapest
06:30London2h05 08:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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07:30London2h25 09:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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10:00London2h25 12:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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10:30London2h30 13:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:00London3h20 19:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£91One-way

Timetable London to Bournemouth

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06:30London2h05 08:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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07:30London2h25 09:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
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08:30London2h30 11:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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10:00London2h25 12:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
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10:30London2h30 13:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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11:00London2h25 13:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
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12:00London2h35 14:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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14:00London2h40 16:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
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15:00London3h00 18:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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16:00London3h20 19:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
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18:00London2h45 20:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
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18:30London2h30 21:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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19:00London2h20 21:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
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19:30London4h15 23:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
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21:30London2h20 23:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
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Tue
21 Sep
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£27National Express
Wed
22 Sep
£25South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
23 Sep
£22South Western Railway
£7National Express
Fri
24 Sep
£20South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sat
25 Sep
£30South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sun
26 Sep
£58South Western Railway
£7National Express
Mon
27 Sep
£17South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
28 Sep
£17South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£15South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£15South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Fri
1 Oct
£15South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£25South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sun
3 Oct
£58South Western Railway
£7National Express
Mon
4 Oct
£13South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
5 Oct
£15South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
6 Oct
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
7 Oct
£13South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Fri
8 Oct
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express
Sat
9 Oct
£68Cross Country
£7National Express
Sun
10 Oct
£58South Western Railway
£7National Express
Mon
11 Oct
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express

The fastest buses from London to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

151 km

Of the 15 buses that leave London for Bournemouth every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 151 km distance in an average of 2 h 40 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 15 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
06:30London2h05 08:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way
2nd Fastest
19:00London2h20 21:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£141One-way
2nd Fastest
21:30London2h20 23:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£111One-way
07:30London2h25 09:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way
10:00London2h25 12:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£71One-way

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Coach Information to Bournemouth from London

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€11)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Infobus

Coaches from London to Bournemouth cover the 93 miles (150 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Coach companies

Travel with National Express between London and Bournemouth

For as little as £6 you can travel by coach between London and Bournemouth with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between London and Bournemouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from London to Bournemouth due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses from London to Bournemouth

    Which coach companies go from London to Bournemouth?

    Coaches from London to Bournemouth are operated by National Express.

    How long is the buses from London to Bournemouth?

    The average journey time is between 2 and 3 hours. The same journey by train also takes around 2 hours, so taking the bus from London to Bournemouth is a good option for those on wanting to travel on a budget.

    Are buses from London to Bournemouth direct?

    As the journey time between the cities is still relatively short, all services from London to Bournemouth are direct, although there may be a stop at Ringwood services en route.

    How can I save money on coach tickets from London to Bournemouth?

    Fares stay fairly similar, however, it is worth booking in advance, as prices fluctuate the closer it gets to the date of departure.

    When are the first and last buses of the day from London to Bournemouth?

    Buses from London to Bournemouth run throughout the day, from 06:30 a.m in the morning until 23:59 p.m at night, departing almost at hourly intervals.

    Where do buses from London to Bournemouth depart from and arrive to?

    All buses from London to Bournemouth begin their journey at London Victoria Coach Station, which is the biggest coach station in Britain and is located a little to the south-west of central London.

    The bus station is just a short walk along from London Victoria Railway Station and is easily reached using services offered by Transport for London including the tube on the Victoria, District and Circle lines. It's possible to take direct trains from Gatwick Airport directly to Victoria. Night Buses run for the whole night at regular intervals and cabs will also be readily available.

    Buses from London to Bournemouth will arrive at Bournemouth Coach Station, Bournemouth's primary hub for long-distance coach travel. The coach station is directly adjacent to Bournemouth railway station and together they form Bournemouth's main travel interchange complex, all located roughly 15 minutes to the north-east of the city centre and seafront on foot. Bournemouth has an extensive local bus service, including night buses. From the travel interchange it's possible to take buses or trains to large swathes of the country including to Southampton Airport.

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest coach between London and Bournemouth?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between London and Bournemouth for the next 7 days starting from £6  one way.
    What is the cost of a coach ticket from London to Bournemouth on average?
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Bournemouth coach prices are on average £9  one way.
    How many miles is it from London to Bournemouth by coach?
    You should expect to travel around 93 miles (150 km)  to Bournemouth from London by coach.
    How long is the coach journey to Bournemouth from London?
    While the time it takes to travel 93 miles (150 km) to Bournemouth from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from London to Bournemouth is on average 2 h 5 min.
    Which coach station in London goes to Bournemouth? Which coach station do I come into Bournemouth from London?

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

    Where is the coach station in London? Where is the coach station in Bournemouth?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Bournemouth, Coach Station, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Bournemouth.

    What coach companies offer a service between London and Bournemouth?
    When taking a coach from London to Bournemouth, you can count on National Express or Infobus for the best way to get you to Bournemouth. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Bournemouth from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    Is there a direct coach from London to Bournemouth?
    Yes, you can search for direct coaches from London to Bournemouth on Omio with National Express, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your coach ticket.
    When can I take the first coach from London to Bournemouth? When can I take the last coach for the day?
    The first London to Bournemouth coach departs at 05: 30   and the last coach from London to Bournemouth leaves at 22: 30. Check out the most up-to-date London to Bournemouth coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How far in advance should I book coach tickets to Bournemouth from London for the best deals?
    If you buy a coach ticket to Bournemouth from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £9 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between London and Bournemouth are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Bournemouth
    London
    Amenities
    London Liverpool Street Stn
    Amenities
    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City