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There are 3 ways to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  7 h 53 min

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

$181 - $321

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Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express

$18 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) 184.8 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Falmouth and arriving at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station). However, there are services departing from Falmouth Town and arriving at Bournemouth via Truro and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

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The distance between Falmouth and Bournemouth (Station) is 147 miles. The road distance is 184.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) without a car is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs £130 - £250.

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It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station), including transfers.

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Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Falmouth station.

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Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Truro station.

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The best way to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs £130 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £18 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station).
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  • Distance: 147.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 53 min

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and Bournemouth (Station), England?

You can take a train from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) via Truro and Reading in around 7 h 53 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 7 h 55 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Reading
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $100
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $240
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Falmouth to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road.

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Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bournemouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station) is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Falmouth to Bournemouth (Station).

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