Manchester to Bournemouth train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£76

Average

£115

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.

Avanti West Coast
07:35Manchester4h45 12:20Bournemouth
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£761One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:55Manchester5h05 14:00Bournemouth
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£1131One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:35Manchester4h46 13:21Bournemouth
0 changes
£1131One-way
Cross Country
17:27Manchester4h47 22:14Bournemouth
0 changes
£1581One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
Avanti West Coast
07:35Manchester4h45 12:20Bournemouth
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Avanti West Coast
08:35Manchester4h46 13:21Bournemouth
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Avanti West Coast
08:55Manchester5h05 14:00Bournemouth
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Cross Country
17:27Manchester4h47 22:14Bournemouth
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 45 m

Average

4 h 50 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

308 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester for Bournemouth every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:35Manchester4h45 12:20Bournemouth
0 changes
£761One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:35Manchester4h46 13:21Bournemouth
0 changes
£1131One-way
Cross Country
17:27Manchester4h47 22:14Bournemouth
0 changes
£1581One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:55Manchester5h05 14:00Bournemouth
0 changes
£1131One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Bournemouth

distanceDistance190 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£108 (€122)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast, Cross Country or South Western Railway

Trains from Manchester to Bournemouth cover the 190 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £108, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £78. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bournemouth.

Train companies: South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains Manchester to Bournemouth

South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains will get you from Manchester to Bournemouth from £78. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry
South Western Railway

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

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester, check out Omio! With one-way Manchester to Bournemouth train ticket prices starting as low as £80 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Bournemouth from Manchester by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train timetables and tickets for this 190 miles (307 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester 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 Manchester and Bournemouth on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from Manchester to Bournemouth with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 49 min
  • Average Price: £80
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

Are you making plans to travel to Bournemouth from Manchester? Why not take a train with South Western Railway? Omio can show you current South Western Railway train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Manchester to Bournemouth trains all in one place. On the South Western Railway train, you can expect to travel 190 miles (307 km) between Manchester and Bournemouth. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Manchester and Bournemouth, you can quickly see if the South Western Railway ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way South Western Railway train to Bournemouth from Manchester, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester 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 Manchester to Bournemouth.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Manchester to Bournemouth for as little as £78  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Bournemouth train price to come in at an average of £108  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Manchester and Bournemouth via train to be approximately 190 miles.
    The Manchester to Bournemouth train duration is on average 4 h 45 min, which is to be expected when travelling 190 miles from Manchester to Bournemouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. In Bournemouth you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bournemouth and Bournemouth, Airport.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Bournemouth.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Bournemouth, called Bournemouth, is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from its city centre.

    For the best Manchester to Bournemouth train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Manchester to Bournemouth to compare what amenities they may offer.
    On average, there are 8 trains a day from Manchester to Bournemouth. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first Manchester to Bournemouth train departs at 07: 09   and the last train from Manchester to Bournemouth leaves at 20: 15. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Bournemouth train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    You can find a train to Bournemouth from Manchester to cost on average £108 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 Manchester to Bournemouth train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Manchester
    Bournemouth
    Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Bournemouth.
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    +44 3457114141
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
    Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
    Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
    Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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    Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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    Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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