There are 3 ways to get from Bournemouth to Swindon by train, bus 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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Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon

$70 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Spring Gardens X5

$25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Swindon 90.8 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Swindon is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Swindon is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Swindon is 58 miles. The road distance is 90.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Bournemouth to Swindon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Square and arriving at Swindon, Spring Gardens via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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

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What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Swindon, England?

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Swindon via Reading in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bournemouth to Swindon via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Square to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Spring Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk

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