Trains from Southampton to Bournemouth

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The cheapest trains

from Southampton
to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Cheapest

£5

Average

£13

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Southampton to Bournemouth will cost around £ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.

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08:36Southampton Airport Parkway0h4009:16Bournemouth
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£51One-way
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08:17Southampton Central0h4709:04Bournemouth
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£141One-way
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09:05Southampton Airport Parkway1h3710:42Bournemouth
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£141One-way
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07:50Southampton Airport Parkway0h5308:43Bournemouth
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£141One-way
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08:51Southampton Airport Parkway0h5209:43Bournemouth
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£141One-way

Train Times

Southampton to Bournemouth

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07:50Southampton Airport Parkway0h5308:43Bournemouth
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08:17Southampton Central0h4709:04Bournemouth
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08:36Southampton Airport Parkway0h4009:16Bournemouth
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08:51Southampton Airport Parkway0h5209:43Bournemouth
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09:05Southampton Airport Parkway1h3710:42Bournemouth
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Sun
Aug 25
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£8National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£5Cross Country
£9National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£14South Western Railway
£8National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£14South Western Railway
£8National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£14South Western Railway
£8National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£14Cross Country
£8National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£7Cross Country
£8National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£15South Western Railway
£8National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£14Cross Country
£8National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£14Cross Country
£8National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£14Cross Country
£8National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£14Cross Country
£8National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£10South Western Railway
£8National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£5Cross Country
£8National Express
Sun
Sep 8
£6South Western Railway
£8National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£12South Western Railway
£8National Express
Tue
Sep 10
£12South Western Railway
£8National Express
Thu
Sep 12
£12South Western Railway
£8National Express
Fri
Sep 13
£11South Western Railway
£8National Express
Sat
Sep 14
£5Cross Country
£8National Express

The fastest trains

from Southampton
to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Fastest Journey

40m

Average

57m

Trains per day

5

Distance

39 km

Of the 5 train that leave Southampton for Bournemouth every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 39 km distance in an average of 57m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 40m .

The slowest train will take 1h 37m 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.

Fastest
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08:36Southampton Airport Parkway0h4009:16Bournemouth
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£51One-way
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08:17Southampton Central0h4709:04Bournemouth
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£141One-way
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08:51Southampton Airport Parkway0h5209:43Bournemouth
0 changes
£141One-way
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07:50Southampton Airport Parkway0h5308:43Bournemouth
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£141One-way
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09:05Southampton Airport Parkway1h3710:42Bournemouth
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£141One-way

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Journey Summary

Southampton to Bournemouth Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
46 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £11
Trains depart from:Southampton
Trains arrive in:Bournemouth
Distance:39 km
TrainTrain Companies:Cross Country, South Western Railway

Trains from Southampton to Bournemouth

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.

Which train companies go from Southampton to Bournemouth

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.

How long is the train from Southampton to Bournemouth?

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.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Southampton to Bournemouth?

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.

What facilities are available on trains from Southampton to Bournemouth?

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.

What is/are the departure and arrival station(s) for trains from Southampton to Bournemouth?

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Southampton
Bournemouth
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