There are 4 ways to get from Bournemouth to Chippenham by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Chippenham

$78 - $131

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Bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Trowbridge, Castle Street D1

$18 - $22

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Bus, line 33 bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Devizes, Market Place 2
  3. Take the line 33 bus from Devizes, The Pelican to Chippenham, Town Bridge 33 / ...

$24 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Chippenham 64.5 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth to Chippenham. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Square and arriving at Chippenham, Town Bridge via Salisbury, New Canal and Devizes, The Pelican. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to Chippenham. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Chippenham via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Chippenham is 52 miles. The road distance is 64.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Chippenham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Bournemouth to Chippenham, including transfers.

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Bournemouth to Chippenham bus services, operated by More Bus, depart from Bournemouth Square station.

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Bournemouth to Chippenham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bournemouth station.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Chippenham is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 33 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 29 min.

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Bournemouth to Chippenham bus services, operated by Faresaver, arrive at Chippenham, Town Bridge station.

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Bournemouth to Chippenham train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Chippenham station.

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Map of how to get from Bournemouth to Chippenham.
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  • Distance: 52.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Chippenham, Wiltshire, England?

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Chippenham via Reading in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bournemouth to Chippenham via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row, Salisbury, New Canal, Devizes, Market Place, and Devizes, The Pelican in around 4 h 29 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Devizes, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Faresaver
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Devizes, The Pelican to Chippenham, Town Bridge
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
faresaver.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bournemouth to Chippenham is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Bournemouth to Chippenham.

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