Cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£46

Average

£54

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 Bournemouth to London will cost around £ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 46.

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08:22Bournemouth2h41 11:03London Waterloo
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£461One-way
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08:59Bournemouth2h40 11:39London Waterloo
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£461One-way
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08:59Bournemouth2h39 11:38London Waterloo
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£461One-way
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09:22Bournemouth2h41 12:03London Waterloo
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£461One-way
09:47Bournemouth2h14 12:01London Paddington
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£691One-way

Train schedule Bournemouth to London

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08:22Bournemouth2h41 11:03London Waterloo
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08:59Bournemouth2h40 11:39London Waterloo
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08:59Bournemouth2h39 11:38London Waterloo
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08:59Bournemouth2h27 11:26London Paddington
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09:22Bournemouth2h41 12:03London Waterloo
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09:47Bournemouth2h14 12:01London Paddington
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Sat
29 Jan
£46South Western Railway
£10Megabus
Sun
30 Jan
£20South Western Railway
£10Megabus
Mon
31 Jan
£30South Western Railway
£7National Express
Tue
1 Feb
£27South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
2 Feb
£27South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
3 Feb
£27South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Fri
4 Feb
£25South Western Railway
£7Megabus
Sat
5 Feb
£25South Western Railway
£8Megabus
Sun
6 Feb
£15South Western Railway
£8Megabus
Mon
7 Feb
£25South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
8 Feb
£25South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
9 Feb
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£40National Express
Thu
10 Feb
£22South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Fri
11 Feb
£22South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Sat
12 Feb
£12South Western Railway
£8Megabus
Sun
13 Feb
£12South Western Railway
£8Megabus
Mon
14 Feb
£22South Western Railway
£6Megabus
Tue
15 Feb
£22South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
17 Feb
£22South Western Railway
£6Megabus

Fastest train times from Bournemouth to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

2 h 14 m

Average

2 h 33 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

151 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Bournemouth for London every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 151 km distance in an average of 2 h 33 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 14 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 41 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
09:47Bournemouth2h14 12:01London Paddington
1 changes
£691One-way
08:59Bournemouth2h27 11:26London Paddington
2 changes
£691One-way
08:59Bournemouth2h39 11:38London Waterloo
1 changes
£461One-way
08:59Bournemouth2h40 11:39London Waterloo
0 changes
£461One-way
08:22Bournemouth2h41 11:03London Waterloo
0 changes
£461One-way

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Overview: Train from Bournemouth to London

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Bournemouth to London cover the 93 miles (150 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 54 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £20, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Bournemouth and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Bournemouth to London

You can travel by train to London from Bournemouth with CrossCountry for as low as £20. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to London from Bournemouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Enjoy a smooth and easy route between Bournemouth and London with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes between Bournemouth and London as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Bournemouth to London train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Bournemouth to London on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 93 miles (150 km) journey between Bournemouth and London with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

    When purchasing your CrossCountry train tickets between Bournemouth and London, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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

    Trains from Bournemouth to London

    Trains travel regularly between Bournemouth and London, and with a journey time of between 1 hour 54 minutes and 2 hours 29 minutes, it's not a long trip. Throughout the day, at least two trains leave for London, and there should be well over 30 options on any given day, so finding a convenient departure time won't be hard.

    Which train companies travel from Bournemouth to London?

    Southwestern Railways operate the vast majority of services from Bournemouth to London. The company runs a direct service 7 days a week, and usually operate 2-3 trains per hour.

    How long is the train from Bournemouth to London?

    Trains from Bournemouth won't take long to reach the centre of London. Journey times for direct services generally range between 1 hour 54 minutes and 2 hours 29 minutes, with slightly longer journey times during peak travel periods. No changes will be needed along the way.

    How many trains are there from Bournemouth to London?

    Trains depart from Bournemouth Station for London's Paddington and Waterloo stations every hour. There should be 2-3 direct trains every hour throughout the week, meaning that 30-40 services leave every day. There are no seasonal fluctuations and weekend frequencies are about the same as during the week. With so many options, every traveler should be able to find a departure slot that suits their schedule.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Bournemouth to London?

     Departure train station: All trains bound for London from Bournemouth will depart from the same place. Travelers will need to get to Bournemouth Station, which can be found on Holdenhurst Road, in the eastern half of town. The station is served by numerous local buses, including the 4, 6, and 17 - so getting there from the seafront or Boscombe should be simple. The 737 JetBus also runs from Bournemouth Airport for passengers transferring from flights.

    Arrival train station: Trains from Bournemouth could arrive at either London Waterloo or Paddington Station. Waterloo is located just south of the River Thames, directly across from Westminster. It's a handy arrival point for visitors to the City of London, as it connects with the Waterloo and City Tube line. Paddington is located in west London, and offers ready access to all parts of the city via the Circle, Bakerloo, District, and Hammersmith and City lines. In both cases, transfers to the center of town will take 14-25 minutes via the Underground.

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    FAQs

    How much does a cheap train to London from Bournemouth cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Bournemouth and London for as little as £20  in the next 7 days.

    What is the average cost of a train from Bournemouth to London?

    The Bournemouth to London train ticket price is on average £34  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

    What is the distance by train from Bournemouth to London?

    You should expect to travel around 93 miles (150 km)  to London from Bournemouth by train.

    What is the average Bournemouth to London train duration?

    The train time to London from Bournemouth is on average 1 h 54 min  for the 93 miles (150 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Bournemouth by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    Which train station in Bournemouth goes to London? Which train station do I come into London from Bournemouth?

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bournemouth   to London Victoria.

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

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Bournemouth and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Bournemouth to London?

    If you're looking for trains from Bournemouth to London, you can rely on South Western Railway or Cross Country to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Bournemouth to London journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    How many train services are there to London from Bournemouth a day?

    The average number of trains departing Bournemouth for London is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When can I take the first train from Bournemouth to London? When can I take the last train for the day?

    The earliest train for this journey departs from Bournemouth at 05: 54. The last train leaves from Bournemouth at 11: 22. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Bournemouth to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

    When should I book Bournemouth London train tickets to score the best deals?

    If you book Bournemouth to London train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £34. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Bournemouth and London. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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