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How to get from London to Bournemouth?

Planning to travel to London from Bournemouth and looking for the best transportation options for your trip? We know that it is often difficult to choose the best way of transportation for a trip from London to Bournemouth, whether it is for price, time or convenience reasons. Vivanoda will help you to find all the transportation solutions to travel between London and Bournemouth, be it by plane, train, bus or carpool.

With detailed information about each mode of transportation and about the transport companies (South West Trains, Southern Railways, CrossCountry, Blablacar or National Express), you will be able to easily compare fares, timetables and travel times, in order to choose the option that best suits your needs.

Whether you're a budget traveler or looking for a quick and convenient way to get from London to Bournemouth, we've got all the information you need to plan an unforgettable London Bournemouth trip.

For your trip from London to Bournemouth, you have several transportation options

Bus tickets from London to Bournemouth

Buses are often the most economical choice for travel from London to Bournemouth, offering direct travel options or with intermediate stops.

London to Bournemouth train tickets

If you like to travel more ecologically and economically, the London Bournemouth train is ideal and meets your expectations.

Carpooling London Bournemouth

Carpooling from London to Bournemouth is perfect if you want to travel to Bournemouth in good company and reduce transportation costs. But there may be limited flexibility in terms of schedules and pickup points in either London or Bournemouth.

Whichever way you choose, our price comparison tool will help you find the London to Bournemouth transportation option that best suits your needs and budget.

London Bournemouth Travel Information

Departure city
London
United Kingdom
England
Destination city
Bournemouth
United Kingdom
England
Distance
93 mi
Direct connection
Yes, direct connection by carpooling, train and bus
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Plan your trip from London to Bournemouth easily with Vivanoda

Plan your trip from London to Bournemouth easily with Vivanoda

With Vivanoda you can easily compare all available transportation options like flights, trains, buses and carpools according to your preferences and budget. You can also filter the results by price, travel time, schedule and comfort options. Thanks to its ease of use and clarity, Vivanoda allows you to find in a few clicks the tickets between London and Bournemouth that best suit your needs. Vivanoda also displays all the special offers and promotions of different airlines like South West Trains, Southern Railways, CrossCountry, Blablacar or National Express to help you save on your tickets. So don't hesitate and use Vivanoda now to prepare your trip between London and Bournemouth with peace of mind!

Comparison of the different ways to travel between London and Bournemouth

Advantages and disadvantages of a bus trip from London to Bournemouth?
Price The price of bus tickets from London to Bournemouth are often much cheaper than train or plane tickets to Bournemouth (and sometimes cheaper than carpooling as well), making it an affordable option for budget-conscious travelers.
Flexibility Bus companies offer many schedule options for travel between London and Bournemouth, which can be convenient if you have specific time constraints.
On-board services Modern buses that travel between London and Bournemouth are usually equipped with comfortable seats, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, power outlets and toilets.
Travel time Buses from London to Bournemouth are mostly much slower than trains to Bournemouth to cover the 93 mi distance of the trip.
Comfort London-Bournemouth buses can be less comfortable than trains, due to reduced legroom and suspension quality.
Advantages and disadvantages of traveling by train from London to Bournemouth?
Environmentally friendly The London Bournemouth train is considered a more environmentally friendly way to travel than flying or driving alone.
Comfort Trains between London and Bournemouth generally offer more legroom and extra comfort for travelers.
Landscapes Trains between London and Bournemouth often provide breathtaking scenery during the journey.
Flexibility London Bournemouth train schedules can be limited and it may be more difficult to change trains when needed.
Cost London Bournemouth train tickets can be more expensive than bus or carpool tickets, especially on high-speed trains.
Advantages and disadvantages of a carpooling trip from London to Bournemouth?
Environmentally friendly By sharing a car with someone else you reduce the environmental impact of a trip from London to Bournemouth.
Flexible Carpooling from London to Bournemouth is often more flexible than other modes of transportation.
Economical A carpool from London to Bournemouth is often the most economical way to travel.
Comfort You have to share the space of the car with the other passengers during the whole trip between London and Bournemouth.
Feeling insecure It may happen that you feel unsafe in the car with the driver, because of his attitude or the way he drives.
Availability Finding availability for a carpool between London and Bournemouth can be tricky, especially if you plan ahead. Most carpools are only available a few days or weeks before departure.

Where to start from in London? Where do I arrive in Bournemouth?

London Departure Bus Stations

London Victoria Coach Station
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Gatwick Airport
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Hammersmith
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Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
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Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
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Departure stations in London

London Waterloo
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Clapham Junction
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London Victoria
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Gatwick Airport
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Bournemouth arrival bus stations

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Bournemouth Arrival Stations

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3 tips for cheaper travel from London to Bournemouth

Have you decided to travel from London to Bournemouth and are looking for ways to save money on your travel ticket? We present you with 3 useful tips to save money on your trip. Whether you choose to take a bus, train or carpooling, these tips will help you find the best rates for your London to Bournemouth trip.

  • 1. Book in advance
    This is often the most popular tip for saving money on a ticket from London to Bournemouth. This is because train, plane, bus or ferry tickets are often cheaper if you buy them well in advance. This can sometimes save you tens or even hundreds of euros on your London-Bournemouth trip.
  • 2. Be flexible on dates
    London-Bournemouth tickets are often cheaper on weekdays than on weekends. If you can afford to travel to Bournemouth on weekdays instead of weekends, you could save money on your London-Bournemouth ticket. Furthermore, being flexible on dates can also help you find the best prices to Bournemouth.
  • 3. Travel light
    If you're traveling between London and Bournemouth with a company that charges extra for checked luggage, as they often do, it may be a good idea to keep your luggage to a minimum to save money. Try to pack only the essentials and be sure to check the airline's baggage policies before you leave for Bournemouth.

Bus London Bournemouth

The average price of a bus ticket for the trip London-Bournemouth varies depending on the carrier and the time of booking. On certain busy dates, prices can double! Compare all London-Bournemouth bus prices on Vivanoda.

Most buses between London and Bournemouth are new and offer on-board power outlets for charging devices, but this may vary depending on the carrier.

Cancellation and modification policies may vary depending on the bus company, so it is important to check the terms and conditions when making a reservation. Most of the time, cancelling or changing your London-Bournemouth bus ticket will incur additional costs.

The duration of the bus trip between London and Bournemouth usually varies depending on the traffic conditions and possible stops along the way. Vivanoda will allow you to see in real time all the buses traveling to Bournemouth for your travel date.

London-Bournemouth bus tickets are often cheaper if you buy them in advance, especially if you book several weeks in advance. However, some bus companies also offer last-minute deals to fill the remaining seats.

Students, seniors and children can get discounts for London-Bournemouth bus tickets with some bus companies. We advise you to check when searching for your ticket on Vivanoda, remembering to specify your age. You will then be able to see the fares that apply to your age group.

Bus companies London Bournemouth

National Express
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Trains London Bournemouth

There may be a price difference depending on the time of day you travel by train from London to Bournemouth. Tickets purchased during off-peak hours are cheaper than those purchased during peak hours. To get a detailed overview of all prices, Vivanoda compares all modes of transportation between London and Bournemouth.

It is recommended to book your train ticket from London to Bournemouth at least a few weeks in advance to get the best price.

To get the best train fares between London and Bournemouth, it is recommended to book in advance, be flexible with time schedules and compare train fares with Vivanoda.

There are discounts for children, students and seniors traveling by train from London to Bournemouth that vary depending on the type of ticket and the age of the person. When you enter your age in your Vivanoda search, the prices displayed will take into account any age-related discounts.

The average train journey time from London to Bournemouth depends on the type of train you take. Regional or intercity trains to Bournemouth are slower than high-speed trains. Compare the duration of all trips by running a price search on Vivanoda.

Trains between London and Bournemouth are equipped with power outlets and free Wi-Fi for passengers. Power outlets are available in most cars, while the Wi-Fi connection may be unstable in some areas.

Train companies between London and Bournemouth

South West Trains
South West Trains
Southern Railways
Southern Railways
CrossCountry
CrossCountry
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Carpool London Bournemouth

On Vivanoda, our platform for comparing transportation modes between London and Bournemouth, you will have access to all available carpooling offers with price, estimated duration and pickup locations.

Carpooling is generally considered a safe option for traveling between London and Bournemouth. However, it is important to check driver reviews and ratings before booking a trip. It is also recommended that you only share your personal details with people you trust.

The average cost of a carpool ride from London to Bournemouth depends on several factors, including the time of year, demand and supply, as well as the carpooling platform used. To get a very accurate estimation of the price and availability of a carpooling trip London-Bournemouth, start a search on Vivanoda by entering your travel dates.

Carpooling is considered a greener option than other modes of transportation, as it reduces CO2 emissions by reducing the number of cars on the road. However, this depends on the number of people sharing the same vehicle and the fuel consumption of the vehicle.

The duration of a carpool trip between London and Bournemouth also depends on the traffic conditions and the route taken by the driver. By starting a price search on Vivanoda now, you will get the estimated duration of each available carpool offer.

It is possible to request a stop along the way when carpooling from London to Bournemouth, but it depends on the driver and other passengers. It is important to check with the driver before booking.

Carpooling platform London Bournemouth

Blablacar
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