Trains from Basingstoke to Bournemouth

Basingstoke to Bournemouth train information

Basingstoke Bournemouth train map

Train duration 1h09m
Arrival Bournemouth, England
Departure Basingstoke, England
Distance 51 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £5.60
Average train price £22.00

Which train company can I use?

The trip between Basingstoke, located in England and Bournemouth, situated in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following train operators: Cross Country.

How much times does it take?

On average, it takes normally 1h09m by train to cover the 51 miles to go to Bournemouth from Basingstoke. The train duration can change depending if the train is direct or with changes.

What is the price of the train?

The lowest ticket price we've found to travel in the next month is £5.60 one way.

Best prices for Basingstoke to Bournemouth train tickets

from £5.60 MORE 1h09m
Other modes of transport available
from £13.60 MORE 2h43m

Basingstoke - Bournemouth prices calendar

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Basingstoke - Bournemouth: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute











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Days before Departure

Getting your ticket beforehand is most of the time cheaper than leaving it to the day you intend to travel. However, as you may see in the graph above, the price of train tickets Basingstoke to Bournemouth do not tend to change a lot and cost £11.

Best prices for Basingstoke to Bournemouth trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Basingstoke and Bournemouth by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Bournemouth to Basingstoke and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
£5.60 11/07/2022 08:20 1 month ago
£11.50 11/07/2022 08:49 1 month ago
£11.50 11/07/2022 09:49 1 month ago
£32.50 11/07/2022 10:00 1 month ago
£32.50 11/07/2022 08:11 Cross Country 1 month ago
£32.50 11/07/2022 09:11 Cross Country 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Basingstoke - Bournemouth train tickets

The most efficient way to pay less on your Basingstoke Bournemouth train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

  • The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to be profitable.

    You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the card to break-even. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you buy afterwards, you will save money.

    As an example, train tickets from Basingstoke to Bournemouth cost on average £21.02 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £21.02 (£88/£21.02 = 4.19), it turns out that after only 5 one way journeys from Bournemouth to Basingstoke, the railcard will have paid for itself.

  • All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most train fares, so you will save 1/3 on most rail fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Basingstoke to Bournemouth train £21.02 £14.01 £7.01 4.2

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare