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There are 5 ways to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train South Western Railway  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to London Waterloo

$37 - $56

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Bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...

$15 - $18

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$66 - $105

Night bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the night bus from Bournemouth Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 205

$56 - $75

Drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station 103.6 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth station to London Paddington Station station. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road and arriving at Paddington Rail Station via Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at London Paddington via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Bournemouth and London Paddington Station is 93 miles. The road distance is 103.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £28 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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Bournemouth to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road.

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Bournemouth to London Paddington Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bournemouth station.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £28 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 92.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and London Paddington Station, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1h 46m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
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, Holdenhurst Road to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
National Express
Night bus from Bournemouth Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express

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Bournemouth to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Bournemouth to London Paddington Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bournemouth to London Paddington Station is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Bournemouth to London Paddington Station.

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