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16 Oct
£9South Western Railway
£15National Express
17 Oct
£8South Western Railway
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18 Oct
£9South Western Railway
£16National Express
19 Oct
£9South Western Railway
£15National Express

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Train Information from Basingstoke to Bournemouth

distanceDistance50 miles (81 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or South Western Railway

Trains from Basingstoke to Bournemouth cover the 50 miles (81 km) long route taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Bournemouth.

Train companies

Crosscountry Railways from Basingstoke to Bournemouth

You can travel by train between Basingstoke and Bournemouth with Crosscountry Railways for as low as £8. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Crosscountry Railways

One of the best ways to travel from Basingstoke to Bournemouth is by taking a train with Crosscountry Railways. Omio helps you find the ideal Crosscountry Railways train between Basingstoke and Bournemouth by showing you Crosscountry Railways’s current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Basingstoke to Bournemouth route. You can expect to travel 50 miles (81 km) between Basingstoke and Bournemouth on a train with Crosscountry Railways. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Basingstoke and Bournemouth, you can check straight away if the Crosscountry Railways ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Crosscountry Railways train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Basingstoke and Bournemouth!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Basingstoke to Bournemouth
Travel by train 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 Basingstoke to Bournemouth.
What is the cost of cheap trains between Basingstoke and Bournemouth?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Bournemouth from Basingstoke for as low as £8  for the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Basingstoke to Bournemouth cost on average?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Basingstoke to Bournemouth train to cost on average £8  one way.
How many miles is it from Basingstoke to Bournemouth by train?
The train distance from Basingstoke to Bournemouth is around 50 miles (81 km).
How long is the train journey to Bournemouth from Basingstoke?
The Basingstoke to Bournemouth train duration is on average 1 h 8 min, which is to be expected when travelling 50 miles (81 km) between Basingstoke and Bournemouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Basingstoke to Bournemouth do I depart from? Which Bournemouth train station from Basingstoke do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Basingstoke   and arrive in Bournemouth.

Where do I find the Basingstoke train station to Bournemouth? Where is the Bournemouth train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Basingstoke and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bournemouth most often arrive at Bournemouth and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Basingstoke to Bournemouth?
If you're looking for trains from Basingstoke to Bournemouth, you can rely on Cross Country or South Western Railway to get you to Bournemouth. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Basingstoke to Bournemouth journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there to Bournemouth from Basingstoke a day?
The average number of trains departing Basingstoke for Bournemouth is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Basingstoke to Bournemouth? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Basingstoke to Bournemouth train departs at 07: 20   and the last train from Basingstoke to Bournemouth leaves at 10: 48. Check out the most up-to-date Basingstoke to Bournemouth train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy Basingstoke to Bournemouth train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to Bournemouth from Basingstoke within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £8 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Basingstoke and Bournemouth are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your trip to Bournemouth from Basingstoke.