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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2 h 14 m
2 h 33 m
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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.
|Distance||93 miles (150 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 54 min|
|Average train ticket price||£34 (€39)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||South 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.
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 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:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bournemouth to London Victoria.
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.
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