Duration 42 min
Distance 28.7 miles
Average price £21
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Bournemouth and Dorchester takes 42 min and the fastest train takes 38 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Bournemouth to Dorchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 43 min

  1. Bournemouth
  2. Dorchester
43 min
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£12 - £25

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Dorchester South. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Dorchester is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.

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Bournemouth to Dorchester train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Bournemouth station.

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Bournemouth to Dorchester train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Dorchester South station.

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What companies run services between Bournemouth and Dorchester?

South Western Railway operates a train from Bournemouth to Dorchester hourly. Tickets cost £12 - £25 and the journey takes 43 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£12 - £25

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