The cheapest buses from Southampton to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£9

Average

£10

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 Southampton to Bournemouth will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 9.

Cheapest
11:25Southampton, Coach Station0h50 12:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£91One-way
Cheapest
18:40Southampton, Coach Station0h50 19:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£91One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:00Southampton, Coach Station0h55 11:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£101One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:15Southampton, Coach Station0h55 14:10Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£101One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:45Southampton, Coach Station0h55 16:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£101One-way

Timetable Southampton to Bournemouth

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11:00Southampton, Coach Station0h55 11:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
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11:25Southampton, Coach Station0h50 12:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
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13:15Southampton, Coach Station0h55 14:10Bournemouth, Coach Station
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15:45Southampton, Coach Station0h55 16:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
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18:40Southampton, Coach Station0h50 19:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
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19:00Southampton, Coach Station0h55 19:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
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21:45Southampton, Coach Station0h50 22:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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Mon
25 Oct
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£9National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£5Cross Country
£9National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£5South Western Railway
£4Megabus
Sun
31 Oct
£5South Western Railway
£4Megabus

The fastest buses from Southampton to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

52 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

39 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Southampton for Bournemouth every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 39 km distance in an average of 52 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 55 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
11:25Southampton, Coach Station0h50 12:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
£91One-way
Fastest
18:40Southampton, Coach Station0h50 19:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
£91One-way
Fastest
21:45Southampton, Coach Station0h50 22:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
£101One-way
2nd Fastest
11:00Southampton, Coach Station0h55 11:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
£101One-way
2nd Fastest
13:15Southampton, Coach Station0h55 14:10Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
£101One-way

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Coach Information to Bournemouth from Southampton

distanceDistance24 miles (39 km)
durationAverage coach duration50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£7 (€8)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Southampton to Bournemouth cover the 24 miles (39 km) long journey taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £7, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Coach companies

National Express Southampton – Bournemouth

Travel from Southampton to Bournemouth from £4 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

National Express

Travel hassle-free between Southampton and Bournemouth on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest journey from Southampton to Bournemouth. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 24 miles (39 km) between Southampton and Bournemouth on the coach and pay as low as £9 for a coach ticket.

All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Southampton - Bournemouth coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket from Southampton to Bournemouth on Omio today and enjoy your journey!

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Southampton to Bournemouth, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets to Bournemouth from Southampton cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Southampton to Bournemouth for the next 7 days starting from £4  one way.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Southampton to Bournemouth on average?
If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Southampton to Bournemouth coach to cost on average £7  one way.
What is the distance to Bournemouth from Southampton via coach?
You should expect to travel around 24 miles (39 km)  to Bournemouth from Southampton by coach.
How long is the coach journey to Bournemouth from Southampton?
On average the Southampton to Bournemouth coach time is 50 min  covering the 24 miles (39 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by coach from Southampton to Bournemouth, which coach station in Southampton do I depart from and which coach station in Bournemouth do I arrive in?

When departing from Southampton, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. When arriving in Bournemouth, you can end your journey in coach stations like Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road and Bournemouth, Pier.

Omio customers book a coach from Southampton Central   to Bournemouth, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure coach station in Southampton located? Where is the arrival coach station in Bournemouth located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Southampton Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Southampton. The most popular arrival coach station in Bournemouth, called Bournemouth, Coach Station, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can take me between Southampton and Bournemouth?
For the trip from Southampton to Bournemouth you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Bournemouth from Southampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What are the first and last departure coach times from Southampton to Bournemouth?
You can take the first coach from Southampton to Bournemouth at 10: 25   or take the last coach from Southampton to Bournemouth leaving at 20: 45. Look for the latest Southampton Bournemouth coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this route.
How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket to Bournemouth from Southampton to get the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Southampton to Bournemouth is on average £7 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets to Bournemouth from Southampton available a few months in advance.

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