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Duration 8h 18m
Distance 184.2 miles
Average price £261
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Falmouth and Bournemouth takes 8h 18m and the fastest train takes 6h 31m. The train service runs several times per day from Falmouth 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.


  1. Truro
  2. Reading
  3. Bournemouth
7h 42m
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£131 - £354

Falmouth to Bournemouth train times

Trains run every three hours between Falmouth and Bournemouth. The earliest departure is at 17:52 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Falmouth is at 23:21 which arrives into Bournemouth at 13:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Falmouth to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Falmouth Town and arriving at Bournemouth via Truro and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 42m.

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The distance between Falmouth and Bournemouth is 147 miles. The road distance is 184.2 miles.

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Falmouth to Bournemouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Truro station.

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Falmouth to Bournemouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bournemouth station.

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