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Travel Information to Poole from Southampton

distanceDistance29 miles (46 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £10
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £6 • 44 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £6 • 44 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 29 miles (46 km) from Southampton to Poole. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 44 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £6. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Southampton to Poole.

Travel Tips: Travel from Southampton to Poole

Travel to Poole 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 Southampton to Poole.

What are my Southampton to Poole travel options?

You can travel between Southampton and Poole 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Southampton to Poole?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Southampton to Poole, which costs on average £6.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Poole:

A train is generally £4 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £10 from Southampton to Poole.

What is the fastest way to get to Poole from Southampton?

The quickest way to travel from Southampton to Poole is by train, which takes on average 44 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 8 min   of travel time.

How far is Poole from Southampton?

The distance from Southampton to Poole is approximately 29 miles (46 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Southampton to Poole?

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Poole is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Poole from Southampton as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Southampton to Poole, where do I depart from Southampton and where do I arrive in Poole?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Southampton to Poole:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Southampton, Coach Station and arrive in Poole, Ashley Road / Uppleby Road.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Southampton Central and arrive in Poole.

Which travel companies can get me from Southampton to Poole?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Southampton to Poole:

  • You can travel by coach between Southampton and Poole with National Express, and you can find National Express Southampton to Poole tickets for £10 on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Southampton to Poole with South Western Railway. Cheap tickets can be found for £6 with South Western Railway from Southampton to Poole.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Southampton and Poole ends?

Omio customers who travel from Southampton to Poole often also extend their holiday to go to London, Bristol or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Poole and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Southampton to Poole online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Southampton to Poole, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £10 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £6 one way.

But we recommend booking Southampton to Poole tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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