Duration 1h 35m
Distance 91.1 miles
Average price £30
Possible routes 3 found

Swindon to Bournemouth

Rome2rio has found 3 ways to get from Swindon to Bournemouth by train, bus and car. We recommend taking the train from Swindon to Reading and then taking the train from Reading to Bournemouth, which takes around 2h 38m. Alternatively, taking the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row and then taking the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Bournemouth Square is the cheapest option and takes around 3h 45m.

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Train

  1. Swindon
  2. Reading
  3. Bournemouth
2h 38m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£52 - £85
Alternative routes

Bus

  1. Swindon, Spring Gardens
    X5
  2. Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
    X3
  3. Bournemouth
3h 45m
Cheapest
£6 - £9

Drive

  1. Swindon
    91.2 miles
  2. Bournemouth
Fastest
1h 35m
£15 - £22

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Swindon to Bournemouth? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Bournemouth is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Bournemouth is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at Bournemouth Square via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Bournemouth. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Bournemouth via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Swindon and Bournemouth is 58 miles. The road distance is 91.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Bournemouth without a car is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs £50 - £90.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Swindon to Bournemouth, including transfers.

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Swindon to Bournemouth bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, depart from Swindon, Spring Gardens station.

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Swindon to Bournemouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swindon station.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Bournemouth is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs £50 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3h 45m.

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Swindon to Bournemouth bus services, operated by More Bus, arrive at Bournemouth Square station.

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Swindon to Bournemouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bournemouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Bournemouth is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Swindon to Bournemouth.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155 km World Heritage Site. According to the 2011 census, the town has a population of 183,491 making it the largest settlement in Dorset. With Poole to the west and Christchurch in the east, Bournemouth forms the South East Dorset conurbation, which has a total population of over 465,000. - Wikipedia

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