There are 6 ways to get from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Southampton Central

$12 - $55

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bournemouth to Southampton 32.8 miles

$2 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station 206 / ...

$7 - $11

Bus, train, line 3 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Pokesdown Station M2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Pokesdown to Southampton Central
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Ocean Village 3 / ...

$17 - $26

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton 33.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton 33.1 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Port of Southampton, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 29 min. CrossCountry also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 45 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
$12 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Pokesdown to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Square to Pokesdown Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Yellow Buses
Phone
01202 636110
Email
wecanhelp@yellowbuses.co.uk
Website
bybus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Square to Pokesdown Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bybus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bournemouth to Southampton
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Bournemouth Streamline Warrens Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 555511
Website
streamlinewarrenstaxis.co.uk
United Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 556677
Website
556677.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bournemouth and Port of Southampton is 39 km. The road distance is 53 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton is to rideshare which costs £2 - £6 and takes 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Port of Southampton is to train which takes 29 min and costs £9 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Southampton Central. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bournemouth Station and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

The train from Bournemouth to Southampton Central takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.