Duration 9h 28m
Distance 503.9 miles
Average price £250
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bournemouth and Perth takes 9h 28m and the fastest train takes 8h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Bournemouth to Perth. 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 via London • 8h 51m

  1. Bournemouth
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Perth
8h 51m
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Bournemouth to Perth train times

Trains run every two hours between Bournemouth and Perth. The earliest departure is at 11:22 in the morning, and the last departure from Bournemouth is at 22:12 which arrives into Perth at 12:56. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to Perth. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Perth via Waterloo station, Euston station, London Kings Cross and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 51m.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Perth is 400 miles. The road distance is 503.9 miles.

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

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Bournemouth to Perth train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Perth station.

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