Duration 6h 55m
Distance 234 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bournemouth and Skegness takes 6h 55m and the fastest train takes 5h 9m. The train service runs several times per day from Bournemouth to Skegness. 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

  1. Bournemouth
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Grantham
  4. Skegness
6h 4m
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£84 - £193

Bournemouth to Skegness train times

Trains run every two hours between Bournemouth and Skegness. The earliest departure is at 12:22 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Bournemouth is at 22:12 which arrives into Skegness at 08:53. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Skegness via Waterloo station, Euston station, London Kings Cross and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Skegness is 193 miles. The road distance is 234 miles.

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

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Bournemouth to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Skegness station.

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