There are 6 ways to get from Southampton to Westbourne by train, bus, rideshare, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Branksome

$12 - $20

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Southampton to Bournemouth 32.6 miles

$2 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
  2. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Westbourne, Post Office 50 / ...

$15 - $51

Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Westbourne National Express / ...

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton to Westbourne 33.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Westbourne 33.9 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade station and arriving at Westbourne. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Branksome. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

More details

The distance between Southampton and Westbourne is 25 miles. The road distance is 33.9 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Southampton to Westbourne without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

More details

The train from Southampton Central to Branksome takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Southampton to Westbourne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

More details

Southampton to Westbourne train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

More details

The best way to get from Southampton to Westbourne is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 58 min.

Mode details

Southampton to Westbourne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Westbourne station.

More details

Southampton to Westbourne train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Branksome station.

More details

Map of how to get from Southampton to Westbourne.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 25.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Westbourne, Bournemouth, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to Westbourne hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Westbourne hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 58 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Branksome
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Westbourne, Post Office
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Yellow Buses
Phone
01202 636110
Email
wecanhelp@yellowbuses.co.uk
Website
bybus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Westbourne, Post Office
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bybus.co.uk
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Westbourne
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Southampton to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Southampton to Westbourne
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Westbourne is 34 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Southampton to Westbourne.

Get driving directions

Book your Southampton to Westbourne train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Southampton to Westbourne bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 713+ hotels available in Westbourne. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

More details

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

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar