There are 5 ways to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swansea
  3. Take the train from Swansea to Fishguard & Goodwick

$156 - $265

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Bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 035 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Haverfordwest National Express

$38 - $49

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest

$101 - $174

Bus, train via Aberaeron, Alban Square  •  13 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 Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1
  3. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
  4. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Aberaeron, Alban Square T1c
  5. Take the bus from Aberaeron, Alban Square to Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) T5

$81 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Fishguard 224.2 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard is to bus which costs £28 - £40 and takes 11 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth station to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Station and arriving at Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) via London Victoria Coach Station and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Fishguard & Goodwick via Reading and Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Fishguard is 161 miles. The road distance is 224.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard without a car is to train which takes 6 h 57 min and costs £110 - £210.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard, including transfers.

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Bournemouth to Fishguard bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Station.

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

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard is to train which takes 6 h 57 min and costs £110 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £40 and takes 11 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Bournemouth to Fishguard.
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  • Distance: 160.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Fishguard, Wales?

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Fishguard via Reading and Swansea in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bournemouth to Fishguard via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London Victoria Coach Station, Haverfordwest, and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station) in around 11 h 28 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Salisbury to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Aberaeron, Alban Square
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Aberaeron, Alban Square to Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk

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