Duration 1h 12m
Distance 51.3 miles
Average price £45
Possible routes 6 found

There are 6 ways to get from Bournemouth to Frome by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)

£35 - £82

5 alternative options

Train via Weymouth  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Weymouth
  2. Take the train from Weymouth to Frome

£37 - £70

Bus, train, line 53 bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Warminster
  3. Take the line 53 bus from Warminster, Market Place to Frome, Market Place 53

Bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, New Canal X3
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Warminster, Market Place D1 / ...

Taxi  •  1h 12m

  1. Take a taxi from Bournemouth to Frome 51.3 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  1h 12m

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Frome 51.3 miles

£8 - £13

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Want to know about travelling from Bournemouth to Frome? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Frome is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Frome is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth to Frome. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Square and arriving at Frome, Market Place via Salisbury, New Canal and Warminster, Market Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to Frome. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Frome via Southampton Central and Westbury (Wilts). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Frome is 40 miles. The road distance is 51.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Frome without a car is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs £35 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Bournemouth to Frome, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Frome is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs £35 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 34m.

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Bournemouth to Frome bus services, operated by First in Bristol Bath & the West, arrive at Warminster, Market Place station.

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Bournemouth to Frome train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Westbury (Wilts) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bournemouth to Frome is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Bournemouth to Frome.

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What companies run services between Bournemouth and Frome?

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Frome via Southampton Central and Westbury (Wilts) in around 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bournemouth to Frome via Salisbury, New Canal and Warminster, Market Place in around 4h 34m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Train from Bournemouth to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £26
Train from Bournemouth to Weymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £31
Train from Salisbury to Warminster
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £18

Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £40

About Great Western Railway

Train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £40
Train from Weymouth to Frome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£22 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Advanced Single
£14 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £40
Train from Salisbury to Warminster
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£6 - £10
Advanced Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £15

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
More Bus
Bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, New Canal
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
More Bus
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours

About Frome Bus

Bus from Warminster, Market Place to Frome, Market Place
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Frome Bus
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours

About First in Bristol Bath & the West

Bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Warminster, Market Place
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
First in Bristol Bath & the West
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week

About Beeline Coaches

Bus from Salisbury, Coach Stop to Warminster, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Beeline Coaches
Other operators
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Estimated price
£100 - £130
United Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 556 677
Website
556677.com
Star Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1202 918 270
PRC Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 37 37 37
Website
prcstreamline.co.uk
Mobile Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1202 518 000
Website
mobileradiocars.co.uk

Frome, United Kingdom

Frome is a town and civil parish in eastern Somerset, England. Located at the eastern end of the Mendip Hills, the town is built on uneven high ground, and centres on the River Frome. The town is approximately 13 mi south of Bath, 43 mi east of the county town, Taunton and 107 mi west of London. In the 2011 census, the population was given as 26,203. The town is in the Mendip district of Somerset and is part of the parliamentary constituency of Somerton and Frome. - Wikipedia

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