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Duration 2h 36m
Distance 63.6 miles
Average price £126
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bournemouth and Chippenham takes 2h 36m and the fastest train takes 2h 19m. The train service runs several times per day from Bournemouth to Chippenham. 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. Bournemouth
  2. Reading
  3. Chippenham
2h 24m
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£66 - £166

Bournemouth to Chippenham train times

Trains run every four hours between Bournemouth and Chippenham. The earliest departure is at 09:45 in the morning, and the last departure from Bournemouth is at 19:47 which arrives into Chippenham at 22:07. All services require a transfer at Reading and take an average of 2h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to Chippenham. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Chippenham via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 24m.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Chippenham is 52 miles. The road distance is 63.6 miles.

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Bournemouth to Chippenham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bournemouth station.

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Bournemouth to Chippenham train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Chippenham station.

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