There are 5 ways to get from Poole to Highcliffe by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 27 min
£5 - £12
4 alternative options
Bus • 1h 43m
Bus via Poole, Bus Station • 1h 57m
Taxi • 26 min
£30 - £40
Drive • 26 min
£2 - £4
Poole to Highcliffe by train
The train journey time between Poole and Highcliffe is around 27 min and covers a distance of around 13 miles. The fastest train normally takes 23 min. Operated by South Western Railway, the Poole to Highcliffe train service departs from Poole and arrives in Hinton Admiral. Typically 86 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Poole to Highcliffe train schedules
Trains departing Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Trains departing Thursday, August 5, 2021
Trains departing Friday, August 6, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Poole to Highcliffe is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Poole to Highcliffe is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 26 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Poole station to Highcliffe. However, there are services departing from Poole station and arriving at Highcliffe, The Lord Bute via Bournemouth Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poole and arriving at Hinton Admiral. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.
The distance between Poole and Highcliffe is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.5 miles.
The best way to get from Poole to Highcliffe without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs £5 - £12.
The train from Poole to Hinton Admiral takes 27 min including transfers and departs every two hours.
Poole to Highcliffe bus services, operated by Yellow Coaches, depart from Poole station.
Poole to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Poole station.
The best way to get from Poole to Highcliffe is to train which takes 27 min and costs £5 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 43m.
What companies run services between Poole, England and Highcliffe, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council, England?
South Western Railway operates a train from Poole to Hinton Admiral every 2 hours. Tickets cost £5 - £12 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poole to Highcliffe via Bournemouth Square in around 1h 43m.
Train from Poole to Hinton Admiral
- Ave. Duration
- 27 min
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- £5 - £12
- Schedules at
- Anytime Day
- £5 - £8
- Anytime Day 1st Class
- £10 - £12
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Poole to Highcliffe bus services, operated by Yellow Buses, arrive at Highcliffe, The Lord Bute station.
Poole to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Hinton Admiral station.
Yes, the driving distance between Poole to Highcliffe is 15 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Poole to Highcliffe.
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