There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express / ...

$30 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Woking National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Woking to Bournemouth

$33 - $51

Train  •  2 h 58 min

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

$91 - $142

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth 94.2 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Bournemouth 94.2 miles

$210 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bournemouth is 81 miles. The road distance is 94.2 miles.

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The bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Bournemouth via London Paddington and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Bournemouth, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bournemouth via London Paddington and Reading in around 2 h 58 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
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Bournemouth
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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