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Trains from Dublin 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 Dublin to Bournemouth.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Dublin, Ireland to Bournemouth, United Kingdom?

Travel between Dublin, Ireland and Bournemouth, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Ireland?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Dublin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bournemouth, United Kingdom?

When travelling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Dublin to Bournemouth before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Bournemouth, United Kingdom to Dublin, Ireland?

The restriction level for your return train to Dublin, Ireland from Bournemouth is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Dublin from Bournemouth restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Ireland from Bournemouth?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dublin, Ireland?

The government of Ireland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 21/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dublin from Bournemouth closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance between Dublin and Bournemouth by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Bournemouth from Dublin via train to be approximately 258 miles (416 km).
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