There are 3 ways to get from Bournemouth to Devon by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth to Exeter National Express

$18 - $21

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Dorchester South
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Axminster, Rail Station X51
  3. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter Central

$33 - $48

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Devon 98.5 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Devon, England?

National Express operates a bus from Bournemouth to Devon once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bournemouth to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Axminster to Exeter Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bournemouth and Devon is 132 km. The road distance is 158 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Devon is to bus which costs £13 - £16 and takes 4 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Devon is to drive which takes 2 h and costs £15 - £23.

No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth to Devon. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Bournemouth to Devon, including transfers.