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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Clapham Junction

$35 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 035 / ...

$12 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to London Victoria 103.3 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and London Victoria, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Bournemouth to London Victoria hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bournemouth to London Victoria every 3 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bournemouth and London Victoria is 148 km. The road distance is 165 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to London Victoria is to bus which costs £9 - £12 and takes 2 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to London Victoria is to drive which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £16 - £24.

No, there is no direct train from Bournemouth to London Victoria. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at London Victoria via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bournemouth Station and arriving at Victoria Coach Station Arrivals. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Bournemouth to London Victoria, including transfers.