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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Axminster

$73 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Bridport National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bridport, Coach Station to Lyme Regis, Woodroffe School X51 / ...

$17 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Dorchester South
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, Woodroffe School X51

$21 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Jurassic Coast 58 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Jurassic Coast is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Jurassic Coast is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Jurassic Coast is 49 miles. The road distance is 58 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Bournemouth to Jurassic Coast, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth station to Jurassic Coast. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road and arriving at Rousdon, Charton Cross via Bridport, Coach Station, Lyme Regis, Woodroffe School and Lyme Regis, Langmoor Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Jurassic Coast, England?

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Jurassic Coast via Southampton Central, Salisbury, and Axminster in around 3 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bournemouth to Jurassic Coast via Bridport, Bridport, Coach Station, Lyme Regis, Woodroffe School, Lyme Regis, Co-op Store, Lyme Regis, Langmoor Gardens, and Rousdon, Charton Cross in around 5 h 12 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bournemouth to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Axminster
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, Woodroffe School
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bridport, Coach Station to Lyme Regis, Woodroffe School
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
National Express

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