London to Bournemouth bus

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Cheap coach tickets from London to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 23 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from London to Bournemouth is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
09:302h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:10Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
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National Express
10:302h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
13:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
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National Express
23:592h36
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
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National Express
21:002h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
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National Express
13:303h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
16:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon to Bournemouth

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 July
National Express
00:302h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
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National Express
06:302h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
08:302h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
09:302h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:10Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
10:302h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
13:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
11:302h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
14:10Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
12:302h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
15:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
13:303h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
16:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
15:002h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
17:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
16:003h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
19:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
17:003h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
20:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
18:002h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
20:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
19:002h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
20:002h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
22:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
21:002h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
22:302h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
23:592h36
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes

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Bus times from London to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 23 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 15 m

Average

2 h 38 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

151 km

Of the 17 buses that leave London for Bournemouth every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
22:302h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
20:002h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
22:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
£171One-way
0 changes
National Express
21:002h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
National Express
08:302h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
National Express
19:002h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
£301One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from London to Bournemouth

distanceDistance93 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£24 (€28)
frequencyCoach frequency15 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 13 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or South Western Railway

Coaches from London to Bournemouth cover the 93 miles long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 15 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £9, but the average price of coach tickets is £24. Travellers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and South Western Railway London to Bournemouth

Buy your official National Express, Megabus and South Western Railway coach tickets between London and Bournemouth from £9 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

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 from London to Bournemouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from London to Bournemouth coach information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £9
  • National Express frequency: 13 a day

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.

FAQs: London to Bournemouth coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London to Bournemouth with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Bournemouth.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from London to Bournemouth can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London to Bournemouth is £24; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Bournemouth coach time is 2 h 15 min   covering the 93 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London to Bournemouth leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London to Bournemouth leaves at 23: 30.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Bournemouth without having to change trains with National Express, Megabus or South Western Railway. There are 13 direct coaches from London to Bournemouth each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a coach from London to Bournemouth, you can count on National Express, Megabus or South Western Railway 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.

When departing from London, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including London, Victoria Coach Station, London, Golders Green Station and Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station. When arriving in Bournemouth, you can end your journey in coach stations like Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Airport and Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bournemouth, Coach Station, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Bournemouth from London is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from London to Bournemouth is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Bournemouth from London including taking a train or coach.

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