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There are 3 ways to get from Poole to Swindon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon

$72 - $118

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to Ringwood 206 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ringwood, Meeting House Lane to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3
  3. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Spring Gardens X5

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Poole to Swindon 95.2 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Poole to Swindon is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poole to Swindon is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poole to Swindon. However, there are services departing from POOLE, Dorset and arriving at Swindon, Spring Gardens via Ringwood, Meeting House Lane and Salisbury, Blue Boar Row. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poole to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Poole and arriving at Swindon via Bournemouth and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Poole and Swindon is 59 miles. The road distance is 95.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Poole to Swindon without a car is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £55 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Poole to Swindon, including transfers.

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Poole to Swindon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from POOLE, Dorset station.

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Poole to Swindon train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bournemouth station.

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The best way to get from Poole to Swindon is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £55 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 35 min.

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  • Distance: 59.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Poole, England and Swindon, England?

You can take a train from Poole to Swindon via Bournemouth and Reading in around 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poole to Swindon via Ringwood, Meeting House Lane and Salisbury, Blue Boar Row in around 4 h 35 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from POOLE, Dorset to Ringwood
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
National Express
More Bus
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Email
enquiries@morebus.co.uk
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole, Bus Station to Ringwood, Meeting House Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Ringwood, Meeting House Lane to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Spring Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk

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Poole to Swindon bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, arrive at Swindon, Spring Gardens station.

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Poole to Swindon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swindon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poole to Swindon is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Poole to Swindon.

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