There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth by train, bus, car or towncar

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  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth

$64 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street A4
  2. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row D1
  3. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Bournemouth Square X3

$23 - $25

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Bournemouth Square X3

$44 - $81

Bus National Express  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol to Bournemouth National Express

$24 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth 75.8 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Bournemouth 75.8 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £12 - £18.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Bournemouth is 94 km. The road distance is 121 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Bournemouth via Bristol. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Bournemouth, England?

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth via Temple Meads, Bristol Temple Meads, and Southampton Central in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bournemouth once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Bournemouth Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bath Bus Company
Phone
+44 (0)1225 444102
Website
bathbuscompany.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bathbuscompany.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Bournemouth
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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