Duration 1h 56m
Distance 91.1 miles
Average price £128
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Swindon and Bournemouth takes 1h 56m and the fastest train takes 1h 52m. There is a train service every few hours from Swindon 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 • 2h 40m

  1. Swindon
  2. Reading
  3. Bournemouth
2h 40m
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Swindon to Bournemouth train times

Trains run hourly between Swindon and Bournemouth. The earliest departure is at 12:19 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Swindon is at 21:18 which arrives into Bournemouth at 23:17. All services require a transfer at Reading and take an average of 1h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Bournemouth via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Swindon and Bournemouth is 58 miles. The road distance is 91.1 miles.

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

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

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