There are 4 ways to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Castle Cary to Upwey
  2. Take the train from Upwey to Bournemouth

$97 - $135

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Line 77 bus, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Glastonbury, Town Hall to Yeovil, Bus Station 77
  2. Take the bus from Yeovil to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express

$17 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Glastonbury, Town Hall to Warminster, Market Place
  2. Take the train from Warminster to Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth

$46 - $105

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Glastonbury to Bournemouth 65.7 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glastonbury to Bournemouth station. However, there are services departing from Glastonbury, Town Hall and arriving at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road via Yeovil. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Glastonbury and Bournemouth is 47 miles. The road distance is 65.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth, including transfers.

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Glastonbury to Bournemouth bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, depart from Glastonbury, Town Hall station.

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The best way to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £70 - £110. Alternatively, you can line 77 bus and bus, which costs £12 - £16 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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Glastonbury to Bournemouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glastonbury to Bournemouth is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Glastonbury to Bournemouth.

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Map of how to get from Glastonbury to Bournemouth.
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  • Distance: 47.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Glastonbury to Bournemouth via Castle Cary and Upwey in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glastonbury to Bournemouth via Yeovil, Bus Station and Yeovil in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Castle Cary to Upwey
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Warminster to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Upwey to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Glastonbury, Town Hall to Warminster, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Glastonbury, Town Hall to Yeovil, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Yeovil to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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