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Best price 0.87 £
Journey duration 6 h 36 min
Connections per day 25
First departure 03:37
Last departure 23:45
Distance 308 km

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How much does it cost to get from Liverpool to Bournemouth by train?

On average, a train ticket from Liverpool to Bournemouth will cost you 84.22 £. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as 0.87 £. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Trains from Liverpool to Bournemouth

How long is the journey from Liverpool to Bournemouth by train?

The distance between Liverpool and Bournemouth is around 309. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 6 h 36 min. However, the fastest routes between Liverpool and Bournemouth take 4 h 36 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Liverpool to Bournemouth leave?

The first departure of the night from Liverpool to Bournemouth leaves at 03:37, while the last journey sets out at 23:45. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Liverpool and Bournemouth. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Liverpool to Bournemouth route?

You can depart from Liverpool at stations such as Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and Liverpool Central [ LVC ]. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Bournemouth at the following stations: Bournemouth [ BMH ]. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Liverpool and Bournemouth. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Liverpool to Bournemouth are there every day?

On average, there are 25 daily departures from Liverpool 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 44 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Nationalrail, 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 departures from Liverpool which travel directly to Bournemouth. There are 25 journeys with one change or more.