Duration 3h 38m
Distance 117.8 miles
Average price £72
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Eastbourne and Bournemouth takes 3h 38m and the fastest train takes 3h 3m. There is a train service every few hours from Eastbourne to Bournemouth. 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 • 3h 49m

  1. Brighton
  2. Southampton Central
  3. Bournemouth
3h 49m
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Eastbourne to Bournemouth train times

Trains run hourly between Eastbourne and Bournemouth. The service departs Eastbourne at 19:40 in the evening, which arrives into Bournemouth at 23:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Eastbourne to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Eastbourne and arriving at Bournemouth via Brighton and Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Eastbourne and Bournemouth is 95 miles. The road distance is 117.8 miles.

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Eastbourne to Bournemouth train services, operated by Southern, depart from Brighton station.

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

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