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Eastleigh to Bournemouth by train

It takes an average of 56m to travel from Eastleigh to Bournemouth by train, over a distance of around 28 miles (45 km). There are normally 14 trains per day travelling from Eastleigh to Bournemouth and tickets for this journey start from £6.10 when you book in advance.

First train

05:49

Last train

01:25

Departure station

Eastleigh

Arrival station

Bournemouth

Journey time

From 41m

Distance

28 miles (45 km)

Frequency

14 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £6.10

Train operators

South Western Railway

Travelling from Eastleigh to Bournemouth by train

Looking to travel from Eastleigh to Bournemouth by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 56 minutes to travel from Eastleigh to Bournemouth by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 41 minutes though. You'll usually find 14 trains per day running along the 28 miles (45 km) route between these two destinations. Once you're onboard, you can sit back and relax, as you won't need to make any changes on your way to Bournemouth. South Western Railway are the main train operator on this route and will whisk you to Bournemouth in no time.

To help you get great train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Eastleigh to Bournemouth in our Journey Planner. Just remember, as well as travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from £6.10.

Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, scroll up for timetables including live train times, or keep reading for FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Eastleigh to Bournemouth? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth take?

The average journey time by train between Eastleigh and Bournemouth is 56 minutes, with around 14 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Eastleigh and Bournemouth by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth is 41 minutes.

How much does the train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth cost?

Train ticket prices from Eastleigh to Bournemouth can start from as little as £6.10 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Eastleigh to Bournemouth without having to change trains. There are 14 direct trains from Eastleigh to Bournemouth each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth leave?

The first train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth leaves at 05:49. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth leave?

The last train from Eastleigh to Bournemouth leaves at 01:25. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Eastleigh and Bournemouth by train?

Trains travelling from Eastleigh to Bournemouth cover a distance of around 28 miles (45 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bournemouth to Eastleigh.

Cheap train tickets from Eastleigh to Bournemouth

Train tickets from Eastleigh to Bournemouth start at £6.10 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Eastleigh to Bournemouth is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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