There are 5 ways to get from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth by train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Pembroke Dock to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Bournemouth

$154 - $288

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 28 min

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

$33 - $43

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pembroke Dock to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Salisbury
  3. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Bournemouth Square X3

$105 - $210

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Pembroke Dock, Laws Street to Cabot Circus M10
  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

$45 - $63

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth 212.7 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 10 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Pembroke Dock and Bournemouth is 149 miles. The road distance is 212.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Pembroke Dock, Laws Street and arriving at Bournemouth Square via Cabot Circus, The Horsefair, Bristol City Centre, The Centre, Bath City Centre, Bus Station and Salisbury, Blue Boar Row. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Pembroke Dock and arriving at Bournemouth via Swansea and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth.
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  • Distance: 149.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

What companies run services between Pembroke Dock, Wales and Bournemouth, England?

You can take a train from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth via Swansea and Reading in around 7 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pembroke Dock to Bournemouth via London Victoria in around 10 h 28 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Pembroke Dock to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Pembroke Dock to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Pembroke Dock to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Swansea to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Pembroke Dock to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Cardiff Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
CrossCountry
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
Megabus UK
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Pembroke Dock to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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