There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks by train, bus, subway or car

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Train, line 50 bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Sandbanks, Banks Road 50

$39 - $57

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bournemouth Station 035 / ...

$19 - $23

2 alternative options

Tube, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the Tube from Piccadilly Circus Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T4 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express / ...

$41 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks 113.4 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks. However, there are services departing from Waterloo, County Hall and arriving at Sandbanks, Banks Road via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Bournemouth Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Sandbanks is 98 miles. The road distance is 113.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks without a car is to train and line 50 bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Sandbanks bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station.

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Waterloo Station to Sandbanks bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bournemouth Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Sandbanks is 113 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks.

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There are 672+ hotels available in Sandbanks. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks.
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  • Distance: 98.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Sandbanks, Poole, England?

National Express operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Sandbanks hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Piccadilly Circus Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Sandbanks, Banks Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
morebus.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 Heathrow Airport London T4 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bournemouth Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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