There are 4 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train South Western Railway  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth

$35 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express / ...

$17 - $23

2 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bournemouth

$70 - $115

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth 116 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Bournemouth is 100 miles. The road distance is 116 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth station. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road via Canning Town, Covent Garden, Savoy Street and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £27 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth.
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  • Distance: 100.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Bournemouth, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Bournemouth every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
CrossCountry
Bus operators

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