There are 3 ways to get from Bournemouth to St Austell by bus, train or car

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

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Bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth to Holmbush National Express

$17 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Dorchester South
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Axminster, Rail Station X51
  3. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
  4. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell

$72 - $141

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to St Austell 160.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to St Austell is to bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to St Austell is to drive which takes 2 h 58 min and costs £25 - £40.

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The distance between Bournemouth and St Austell is 209 km. The road distance is 256 km.

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The bus from Bournemouth to Holmbush takes 6 h 28 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Holmbush. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and St Austell, England?

National Express operates a bus from Bournemouth to St Austell once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 6 h 28 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
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
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators

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