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There are 8 ways to get from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre by bus, train, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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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Bus National Express  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to Bournemouth Pier National Express / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  34 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Poole to Bournemouth 6 miles

$2

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Bournemouth
  2. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Bournemouth Pier 5a / ...

$10 - $16

Bus More Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Parkstone, The College to Bournemouth Square 50 / ...

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Bournemouth

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre 5.9 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre 5.9 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Walk from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre 5.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from POOLE, Dorset and arriving at Bournemouth Pier. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poole and arriving at Bournemouth. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Poole and Bournemouth International Centre is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre without a car is to bus which takes 18 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The bus from POOLE, Dorset to Bournemouth Pier takes 17 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Poole to Bournemouth International Centre bus services, operated by National Express, depart from POOLE, Dorset station.

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Poole to Bournemouth International Centre train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Poole station.

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The best way to get from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre is to bus which takes 18 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre.
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  • Distance: 4.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Poole, England and Bournemouth International Centre, England?

National Express operates a bus from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre 3 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, South Western Railway operates a train from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from POOLE, Dorset to Bournemouth Pier
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Bournemouth Pier
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Yellow Buses
Phone
01202 636110
Email
wecanhelp@yellowbuses.co.uk
Website
bybus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Bournemouth Pier
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
bybus.co.uk
Bus from Parkstone, The College to Bournemouth Square
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
bybus.co.uk
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Parkstone, The College to Bournemouth Square
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Poole to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Bournemouth Streamline Warrens Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 555511
Website
streamlinewarrenstaxis.co.uk
United Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 556677
Website
556677.com

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Poole to Bournemouth International Centre bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Pier station.

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Poole to Bournemouth International Centre train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Bournemouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poole to Bournemouth International Centre is 6 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Poole to Bournemouth International Centre.

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There are 788+ hotels available in Bournemouth International Centre. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Poole and Bournemouth International Centre. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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