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Duration 2h 13m
Distance 106.4 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between London and Bournemouth takes 2h 13m and the fastest train takes 1h 44m. There is a train service every few hours from London 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. London Waterloo
  2. Bournemouth
1h 48m
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£45 - £95

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Bournemouth. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between London and Bournemouth is 94 miles. The road distance is 106.4 miles.

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

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

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There are 657+ hotels available in Bournemouth. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Bournemouth?

South Western Railway operates a train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth hourly. Tickets cost £45 - £95 and the journey takes 1h 48m.
Train operators
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Estimated price
£45 - £95

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