Trains from London to Bournemouth

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London to Bournemouth train information

London Bournemouth train map

Train duration 2h05m
Arrival Bournemouth, England
Departure London, England
Distance 94 Miles
Train operators Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £11.50
Average train price £32.00

Which operators can I use?

The journey from London, situated in England and Bournemouth, which is in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following rail companies: Great Western Railway.

How long is the train?

On average, the journey takes normally 2h05m by train to cover the 94 miles to go to Bournemouth from London. The train duration can vary depending if your train is direct or with changes.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

The lowest ticket price we've found for the next 30 days is £11.50 one way.

Best prices for London to Bournemouth train tickets

from £11.50 MORE 2h04m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £6.00 MORE 2h34m
Flight
from £145.31 MORE 13h10m

London - Bournemouth prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from London to Bournemouth by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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National Express£25

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National Express£17

Loco2£24

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Megabus--

National Express£17

Loco2£38

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Megabus--

National Express£15

Loco2£24

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National Express£10

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National Express£10

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times London to Bournemouth

When are the next trains to Bournemouth?

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 1 trains from London to Bournemouth are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first London Bournemouth train leaves at 07:15 and the last one leaves the station at 07:15. The first and last departure times can vary every day and there can be fewer services during weekends as well as public holidays. Rail operators may also adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the season.

London - 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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£13

30

£17

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£19

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£20

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£19

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£31

Same day

Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets London to Bournemouth tend to increase the closer you get to your departure day. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 1 month in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £13 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £31 for your trip. Thus, you will save 59% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 1 month in advance as opposed to on the day you're travelling.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for London to Bournemouth trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 28/07/2019 09:54 1 day ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 28/07/2019 18:05 1 day ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 28/07/2019 07:51 1 day ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 28/07/2019 08:54 1 day ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 28/07/2019 13:54 1 day ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 28/07/2019 17:05 1 day ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 05/08/2019 12:39 2 days ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 02/08/2019 12:39 2 days ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 01/08/2019 12:39 2 days ago
London
Waterloo
Bournemouth
£11.50 23/07/2019 12:39 4 days ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

London Bournemouth train

Discount London - Bournemouth train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age and your situation, you are able to get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you pay less for your London Bournemouth train ticket.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to evaluate how many trips you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a London Bournemouth ticket is £31.92 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £31.92: £88/£31.92 = 2.76. It will take you approximately 3 trips from Bournemouth to London (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

The price to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most train fares for one year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 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
London to Bournemouth train £31.92 £21.28 £10.64 2.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

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

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