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Best price £ 0.03
Journey duration 40 min
Connections per day 47
First departure 05:57
Last departure 06:24
Distance 24.2 mi

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Bournemouth to Southampton?

When you're traveling from Bournemouth to Southampton, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 11.86. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 0.03, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

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Trains from Bournemouth to Southampton

How long does the journey from Bournemouth to Southampton take by train?

The journey from Bournemouth to Southampton covers a distance of 24.9 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 40 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 26 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bournemouth to Southampton faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Bournemouth to Southampton leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Bournemouth to Southampton leaving at 05:57. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 06:24.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use to travel from Bournemouth to Southampton?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Bournemouth and Southampton. You can start your journey in Bournemouth at stations such as Bournemouth and Bournemouth [ BMH ]. These connect to stations including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway [ SOA ] and Southampton Central [ SOU ] in Southampton. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Bournemouth to Southampton.

How many times a day do departures from Bournemouth leave for Southampton?

The route from Bournemouth to Southampton is served by providers including Nationalrail, South Western Railway and CrossCountry. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 71 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Bournemouth 47 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bournemouth to Southampton, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 47 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.