|Distance||24 miles (39 km)|
|Average train duration||40 min|
|Average train ticket price||£5 (€6)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country or South Western Railway|
Trains from Southampton to Bournemouth cover the 24 miles (39 km) long trip taking on average 40 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Bournemouth.
Travel from Southampton to Bournemouth from £4 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Southampton to Bournemouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Book your CrossCountry Southampton to Bournemouth train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry’s up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Southampton to Bournemouth routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Southampton to Bournemouth is 24 miles (39 km), and the best price for a one-way Southampton - Bournemouth CrossCountry train ticket starts at £5 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!
Southampton to Bournemouth train information with CrossCountry:
When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets from Southampton to Bournemouth don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Travel on the south coast is easy with up to 96 trains from Southampton to Bournemouth on most weekdays. There are regular services over the weekend and a slightly reduced service on bank holidays. Trains start early in the morning and run till late and there are regular services at weekends and bank holidays. And, of course, return trains are also available.
The main operator is South West Trains although Crosscountry Trains also cover this popular route. Both service providers run trains throughout the day and evening and over the weekend and on bank holidays.
All trains travel directly from Southampton to Bournemouth and the average journey time is 41 minutes. The fastest train takes 37 minutes to complete the trip while the slowest arrives 1 hour and 12 minutes after its departure from Southampton Central Station.
Services are less frequent later in the evening and there is a reduced service during the night. Typically, trains leave at 15-minute intervals during the day. The first train departs at 0.38 a.m. and the last leaves at 11.51 p.m.
Both South West and Crosscountry trains offer travellers drinks and snacks on some services. There is disabled access to a designated carriage on each train and all trains have a toilet at the end of each carriage too.
Southampton Central Station:The station is just north-west of the city centre and entrances are at Blechynden Terrace and the Western Esplanade. It's a ten-minute walk to the city centre and there is a free CityLink bus to the centre of town and the West Quay shopping centre every 15-30 minutes till 8.00 p.m.
Bournemouth Station: The station is close to the Boscombe district of the city and a 15-20 minute walk from the centre. Local buses depart from opposite the station and taxis are also available outside the entrance.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Southampton Central and arriving in Bournemouth.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Southampton Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Bournemouth most often arrive at Bournemouth and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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