Bournemouth to London train

Cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to London

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Cheapest

£57

Average

£59

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.

South Western Railway
19:59Bournemouth1h50 21:49London
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£571One-way
South Western Railway
15:22Bournemouth1h58 17:20London
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£581One-way
South Western Railway
17:22Bournemouth1h58 19:20London
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£581One-way
South Western Railway
20:12Bournemouth2h54 23:06London
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£581One-way
South Western Railway
18:22Bournemouth2h05 20:27London
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£581One-way

Train schedule Bournemouth to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 August
South Western Railway
11:59Bournemouth1h50 13:49London
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South Western Railway
15:22Bournemouth1h58 17:20London
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South Western Railway
17:22Bournemouth1h58 19:20London
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South Western Railway
18:22Bournemouth2h05 20:27London
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South Western Railway
19:59Bournemouth1h50 21:49London
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South Western Railway
20:12Bournemouth2h54 23:06London
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South Western Railway
21:08Bournemouth3h12 00:20London
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South Western Railway
21:12Bournemouth3h08 00:20London
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Fastest train times from Bournemouth to London

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h 21 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

151 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Bournemouth for London every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
19:59Bournemouth1h50 21:49London
0 changes
£571One-way
South Western Railway
11:59Bournemouth1h50 13:49London
0 changes
£581One-way
South Western Railway
15:22Bournemouth1h58 17:20London
0 changes
£581One-way
South Western Railway
17:22Bournemouth1h58 19:20London
0 changes
£581One-way
South Western Railway
18:22Bournemouth2h05 20:27London
0 changes
£581One-way

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Overview: Train from Bournemouth to London

distanceDistance93 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 26 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Bournemouth to London cover the 93 miles long route taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 28 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 £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Bournemouth and arrive in London Victoria.

Train providers: CrossCountry and South Western Railway trains Bournemouth to London

Buy your official CrossCountry and South Western Railway train tickets between Bournemouth and London from £20 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

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CrossCountry

If you're looking for cheap South Western Railway tickets to London from Bournemouth, check out Omio! With one-way Bournemouth to London train ticket prices starting as low as £20 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to London from Bournemouth by showing you the latest South Western Railway offers, train timetables and tickets for this 93 miles (150 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with South Western Railway. If you search for South Western Railway tickets between Bournemouth and London in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Bournemouth and London on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with South Western Railway so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

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

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry to London from Bournemouth for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Bournemouth to London train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Bournemouth - London journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Bournemouth and London by train is 93 miles (150 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £62 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Bournemouth to London in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Bournemouth - London train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

  • Average Price: £62

Trains from Bournemouth to London

If you’re planning your next trip to London from Bournemouth, why don’t you use a train? With online booking services available, to make it more convenient for the commuter to select and book trains from anywhere, it’s very simple. Plus, the trains are not only fast but also incredibly comfortable, allowing the commuters to have a smooth train ride from Bournemouth to London.

Bournemouth to London Train Time: Daily Departures

Saving money on purchases is an important aspect of financial management, you can save on your next ride from Bournemouth to London by booking online in advance, on our website. For unique travel tips and articles, don't forget to check out our magazine that provides such information – The Window Seat. This route operates an average of 25 trains that travel from Bournemouth to London per day. This route has two to three direct trains that leave every hour on almost every day of the week. The first train on the Bournemouth to London route leaves at around 08:10, while the last train on this line leaves Bournemouth at around 22:59, with roughly 25 trains from the first to last departure.

How long is the journey from Bournemouth to London?

Gone are the days that we had long, boring train rides. The distance covered by train on the trip from Bournemouth to London is approximately 93 miles (150 km), and depending on the route selected, your journey could take anywhere between 1h 54min and 2h 29min. The ride could take longer on weekends and holidays.

Trains from Bournemouth to London: Bournemouth beach and pier. Source: Shutterstock

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

Departure train station: All trains from Bournemouth to London depart Bournemouth from Bournemouth railway station, which is located on Holdenhurst Road, on the eastern side of town. The train station is accessible via local commuter buses, including the 6, 4 and 17, while there is also the jet bus that connects this station to the airport.

Arrival train station: The trains coming from Bournemouth to London could arrive at one of two stations: either London Waterloo station or London Paddington station. Waterloo station is located on the south of the River Thames, while Paddington station is located in West London. Both stations have transfer lines that could take roughly 14-25min to get you to the centre of town.

Which train companies travel from Bournemouth to London?

There are two main companies that serve the Bournemouth to London route. South Western Railway is one of the two companies that service this line, the other is the CrossCountry train company. CrossCountry boasts of being one of the longest-running train companies in the United Kingdom. You can book a train from either company that suits your travel arrangements and schedule, as they have a variety of options to choose from. They mostly provide direct train services, which are fast and relatively convenient.

Night trains Bournemouth

If you are looking to make a trip from Bournemouth to London at night, you are in luck, as this route offers a few night trains that are available before the last train departs Bournemouth, at around 22:59. This may be accompanied by an off-peak discount on the ticket.

CrossCountry trains from Bournemouth to London

CrossCountry are the main providers for this route; they have both first-class and standard-class tickets. The train offers Wi-Fi and power points in both first class and standard, and they generally have at least one train an hour taking this route.

South Western Railway trains from Bournemouth to London

The other company plying this route is South Western Railway. Their trains provide fast-speed train services, and these are mostly direct. They have a variety of tickets to choose from, including advance, first-class and standard tickets. They also have a variety of rewards, ticket deals and offers.

Trains from Bournemouth to London: Sustainability travel

With the world going green and everyone trying to minimise their carbon footprint, it is important to note that both companies that ply this route are committed to an eco-friendly future. Trains are deemed environmentally friendly, because they use less energy, emit less carbon and produce less noise pollution compared to other modes of transport.

Train services from Bournemouth to London: Services on Board

Persons travelling from Bournemouth to London by train can enjoy the services of CrossCountry and South Western Railway. CrossCountry offers fast-speed train services from Bournemouth to London. First-class tickets are accompanied by benefits like power points and WIFI, stylish and comfortable seats and tables and in-seat complimentary meals and snacks. CrossCountry trains provide a luggage allowance of one luggage item, which can be stored in the luggage compartment if it is too large to fit on the overhead racks. They also allow their customers to carry a maximum of two pets on board on the condition that they are kept in a cage or on a lead. CrossCountry has a bicycle policy that permits bicycles on the trains on the condition that there is space in the bicycle section. They also require the passengers to make prior reservations online to book space for their bicycles, which is free of charge. The company has a stable assistance team, who offer special services to the disabled, injured and elderly persons, like provision of wheelchair services and help boarding and alighting. South Western Railway, which also plies this route, offers fast-speed, direct train services, with both first-class and standard tickets. They also have other services on board for their passengers, including spaces for the travellers’ luggage. They also permit their commuters to carry pets (a maximum of two, and only small animals such as dogs) and bicycles on board, which in most cases require prior arrangement and reservations.

How to find cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to London

Travellers who require cheaper train tickets can use our website to do some background research on the price dynamics and differences between train companies, before settling on their preferred ticket. The average price of a train ticket from Bournemouth to London is around £39, which can vary, with the cheapest going as low as £24. Find and book your next ticket on the Omio website, which offers the best train deals.

The companies have different ticket offers to choose from, which can also help travellers save on some cost; for instance, they offer advance booking, which can be done up to six weeks before the day of departure. Booking in advance can save the traveller up to 50% of the total ticket cost. The most expensive time to use the train is during the morning or afternoon rush hours. Other off-peak tickets are also available on weekends and bank holidays.

Trains from Bournemouth to London: man walking in London. Source: Shutterstock

To London by train—travel tips

London is one of the best cities in the world for anyone to visit for sightseeing. It is the capital city of England in the United Kingdom, which makes it one of the largest cities globally, providing a platform for education and research, entertainment, fashion, art and design, healthcare and cultural activities. Some of the specific areas that are recommended for any traveller to visit while in London include:

  • The Tower of London
  • The British Museum
  • Trafalgar Square and its fountains
  • The National Gallery
  • The London Eye
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • Palace of Westminster

Travel Tips: Trains from Bournemouth to London

Travel by train to London 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 Bournemouth to London.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to London from Bournemouth for as low as £20  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bournemouth to London train to cost on average £40  one way.
The train distance from Bournemouth to London is around 93 miles.
The Bournemouth to London train duration is on average 1 h 50 min, which is to be expected when travelling 93 miles to London from Bournemouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Some of the Bournemouth train stations to London you can start your journey from include Bournemouth and Bournemouth, Airport. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in London include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bournemouth   and arriving in London Victoria.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bournemouth, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.

When taking a train from Bournemouth to London, you can count on South Western Railway or Cross Country for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Bournemouth to London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 28 trains a day from Bournemouth to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Bournemouth at 05: 30. The last train leaves from Bournemouth at 21: 12. Check Omio for the latest train times from Bournemouth to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find a train to London from Bournemouth to cost on average £40 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Bournemouth to London train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bournemouth
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Bournemouth is the most popular Bournemouth railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bournemouth for your journey to London.
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Public transport options for Bournemouth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: To Southampton / Brockenhurst: Station entrance on Halfords side. To Poole: Station entrance on Asda side.

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