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from London to Bournemouth

You can get from London to Bournemouth by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Bournemouth on 26 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:30London2h05 08:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£111One-way
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06:30London2h05 08:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£111One-way
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08:30London2h30 11:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£151One-way
18:00London2h45 20:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£151One-way
07:30London2h30 10:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
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£151One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
26 Jul
£25South Western Railway
£11National Express
Tue
27 Jul
£23South Western Railway
£8National Express
Wed
28 Jul
£20South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
29 Jul
£20South Western Railway
£11National Express
Fri
30 Jul
£18South Western Railway
£11National Express
Sat
31 Jul
£18South Western Railway
£11National Express
Sun
1 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£11National Express
Mon
2 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£8National Express
Tue
3 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
4 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£8National Express
Thu
5 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£7National Express
Fri
6 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£11National Express
Sat
7 Aug
£15South Western Railway
£11National Express
Sun
8 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£11National Express
Mon
9 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express
Tue
10 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
11 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
12 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£7National Express
Fri
13 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£11National Express
Sat
14 Aug
£13South Western Railway
£11National Express

Travel Information from London to Bournemouth

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £49
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 2 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £49 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 93 miles (150 km) between London and Bournemouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from London to Bournemouth.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Bournemouth
Travel 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 London to Bournemouth.
FAQs
What are my travel options from London to Bournemouth?

You can travel from London to Bournemouth 2 different ways: coach or train.

How many miles from London to Bournemouth would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 93 miles (150 km) from London to Bournemouth.

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Bournemouth?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Bournemouth:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from London Victoria and arrive in Bournemouth.
Who can get me from London to Bournemouth?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Bournemouth, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Bournemouth by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from London to Bournemouth for £7 on Omio.
  • South Western Railway can get you to Bournemouth by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with South Western Railway from London to Bournemouth for £49 on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from London to Bournemouth?

Yes, there are direct services available to Bournemouth from London with the following travel operators:

  • You can purchase a direct coach with National Express.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bournemouth as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Bournemouth from London.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from London to Bournemouth?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Bournemouth often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Southampton, Oxford or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Bournemouth itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bournemouth and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets from London to Bournemouth online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from London to Bournemouth, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £7 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £49 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Bournemouth from London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Bournemouth?

The cheapest way from London to Bournemouth is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £7 compared to other travel options to Bournemouth:

A coach is generally £43 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £49 from London to Bournemouth.

What is the fastest way from London to Bournemouth?

The fastest way to get to Bournemouth from London is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bournemouth that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 20 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Bournemouth
London
Amenities
London Liverpool Street Stn
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge
Amenities
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