Edinburgh to Bournemouth train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh to Bournemouth is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Lumo
10:547h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1031One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:208h03
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1171One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:307h51
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:21Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1171One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1211One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1211One-way
2 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Bournemouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
London North Eastern Railway
09:307h51
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:21Bournemouth station (BMH)
2 changes
Lumo
10:547h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:208h03
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
3 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

7 h 29 m

Average

7 h 50 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

588 km

To travel from Edinburgh to Bournemouth you need to make at least 2 changes.

Fastest
Lumo
10:547h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1031One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:307h51
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:21Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1171One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1211One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1331One-way
3 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:307h53
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:23Bournemouth station (BMH)
£1211One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Bournemouth

distanceDistance365 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£109 (€120)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Edinburgh to Bournemouth cover the 365 miles long journey taking on average 7 h 20 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £84, but the average price of train tickets is £109. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Bournemouth.

FAQs: Edinburgh to Bournemouth train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Bournemouth.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Bournemouth can start from as little as £84 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Bournemouth is £109; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Edinburgh to Bournemouth is 7 h 20 min   to travel the 365 mile long journey, with around there are 10 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Bournemouth leaves at 06: 12. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Bournemouth leaves at 16: 13.
There are 10 trains a day from Edinburgh to Bournemouth which require at least one change with East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Edinburgh to Bournemouth you can take a train with East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Edinburgh and Bournemouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can take a night train from Edinburgh to Bournemouth with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bournemouth, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Bournemouth is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Edinburgh and Bournemouth including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Bournemouth

Edinburgh
Bournemouth
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip to Bournemouth from Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Amenities at station
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
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