Duration 3h 30m
Distance 52.3 miles
Average price £85
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Axminster and Poole takes 3h 30m and the fastest train takes 2h 55m. There is a train service every few hours from Axminster to Poole. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Axminster
  2. Southampton Central
  3. Poole
3h 2m
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£52 - £105

Axminster to Poole train times

Trains run hourly between Axminster and Poole. The earliest departure is at 10:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Axminster is at 23:43 which arrives into Poole at 10:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Axminster to Poole? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Axminster to Poole. However, there are services departing from Axminster and arriving at Poole via Salisbury and Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Axminster and Poole is 45 miles. The road distance is 52.3 miles.

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Axminster to Poole train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Axminster station.

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Axminster to Poole train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Poole station.

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You can take a train from Axminster to Poole via Salisbury and Southampton Central in around 3h 2m.
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