Bus London - Bournemouth prices from £6.93

Start From
£6.93

London to Bournemouth by bus

The journey from London to Bournemouth by bus is 95.02 mi and takes 3 hrs 38 mins. There are 306 connections per day, with the first departure at 00:10 and the last at 23:59. It is possible to travel from London to Bournemouth by bus for as little as £6.93 or as much as £54.40. The best price for this journey is £6.93.

Lowest Price£6.93
Journey Duration3 hrs 38 mins
Connection per Day306
Lowest Price£6.93
Highest Price£54.40
First Departure00:10
Last Departure23:59
Distance95.02 mi
DepartureLondon
ArrivalBournemouth
CarriersNational Express

London to Bournemouth Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

Get from London to Bournemouth with Virail

What's the best way to get from London to Bournemouth? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from London to Bournemouth, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from London to Bournemouth?

Prices will vary when you travel from London to Bournemouth. On average, though, you'll pay about £26.58 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £6.93, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
Unfortunately, no price was found for your trip from London to Bournemouth. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find price results.
On average, you can expect to spend around £26.58 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from London to Bournemouth.

How much time will it take to go from London to Bournemouth by bus?

The distance between London to Bournemouth is approximately 95.02 mi. In general, it will take you about 3 hrs 38 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from London to Bournemouth faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Bournemouth will complete the journey in 1 hr 45 mins.On average, it will take you about 3 hrs 38 mins to travel the 95.02 mi between London and Bournemouth.

How many daily journeys are there from London to Bournemouth?

On average, there are 306 daily departures from London to Bournemouth. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 175 departures from London which travel directly to Bournemouth. There are 131 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London to Bournemouth. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

Show full descriptionHide full description

Compare prices and tickets from London to Bournemouth

Cheap bus tickets from London to Bournemouth
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from London to Bournemouth.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London to Bournemouth, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from London to Bournemouth.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Show tickets by
Best time to book London to Bournemouth travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around £0.85 to £25.39 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 97% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from London to Bournemouth

The cheapest London - Bournemouth bus tickets can be found for as low as £5.47 if you’re lucky, or £9.66 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £13.23.

Find the best day to travel to Bournemouth by bus

When travelling to Bournemouth by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Services on board National Express from London to Bournemouth
Compare services on board when travelling from London to Bournemouth by bus.
Facilities National Express
quiet_zone Quiet zone check
wifi WiFi check
power_sockets Power sockets check
luggage Luggage check
accessibility Accessibility check
food_and_drink Food and drink check
air_con Air conditioning check
bicycle Bicycle check
sleeper_couchette Sleeper check

London to Bournemouth CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
10.7kg
Bus
11.47kg
Flight
30.58kg
Car
24.47kg

Anything we can improve?

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from London to Bournemouth?
A bus ticket from London to Bournemouth is £26.58. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £6.93.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from London to Bournemouth?
The cheapest ticket you can get from London to Bournemouth is £6.93. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between London and Bournemouth by bus?
London to Bournemouth is 95.02 mi.
How long does the bus between London and Bournemouth take?
London to Bournemouth is on average 3 hrs 38 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 45 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from London to Bournemouth?
London to Bournemouth has 306 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from London to Bournemouth leave?
The earliest bus from London to Bournemouth departs at 00:10. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from London to Bournemouth depart?
The latest bus from London to Bournemouth departs at 23:59. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from London to Bournemouth in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £6.93 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from London to Bournemouth?
There are 19 station(s) that you can depart from London to go to Bournemouth. You can go from London Hyde Park, London St Pancras, Stansted Airport, Gatwick Airport, London City Airport, London Victoria, London Waterloo, London Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5, London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Southend Airport, London Heathrow Airport, London Paddington, London Stratford, Luton Airport , London Euston, London Southend Airport, Waterloo, London Charing Cross and London Bridge and you can arrive at Bournemouth Airport, Bournemouth Station and Pokesdown.
How many direct connections depart from London to Bournemouth?
There are on average 175 direct connection(s) from London to go to Bournemouth.
What's the fastest journey time between London to Bournemouth by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between London and Bournemouth is 1 hr 45 mins.
Is there a direct bus from London to Bournemouth?
Yes, there is a direct bus between London and Bournemouth.
What are the CO2 emissions for London to Bournemouth by bus?
The bus journey from London to Bournemouth creates 11.47kg of CO2 emissions.

Go local from London

Trending routes

Weekend getaways from London

International routes from London and nearby areas

Other destinations from London

Main routes to Bournemouth

Related routes

Other popular routes