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Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth by train

It takes an average of 59m to travel from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth by train, over a distance of around 27 miles (43 km). There are normally 59 trains per day travelling from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth and tickets for this journey start from £4.10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 37m
PriceFrom £4.10
Distance27 miles (43 km)
Frequency59 trains per day
First train05:53
Last train01:32
Departure stationSouthampton Airport Parkway
Arrival stationBournemouth
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsCrossCountry, South Western Railway

Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth train times

Check out the next trains departing from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth for Tuesday 12th July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
14:05 15:43 1h 38m, direct
14:14 15:00 46m, direct
14:42 15:20 38m, direct
15:05 16:53 1h 48m, direct
15:14 16:00 46m, direct
15:35 16:13 38m, direct
15:41 16:20 39m, direct
16:14 17:01 47m, direct
16:14 17:13 59m, direct
16:42 17:24 42m, direct

Taking the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth in 37 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 1 hour 23 minutes to travel the 27 miles (43 km) from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth by train, although you can get there in as little as 37 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 59 trains per day running on this route. You won't need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available. During your journey, you'll either be travelling with South Western Railway or CrossCountry, as they are the main operators of services on this route.

Book train tickets from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £4.10. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices in our Journey Planner, for example when you travel at Off-Peak times or use a Railcard.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Bournemouth by train, or check our timetable above to view live train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Southampton Airport Parkway 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 Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth take?

The average journey time by train between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth is 59 minutes, with around 59 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 Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth is 37 minutes.

How much does the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth cost?

Train ticket prices from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth can start from as little as £4.10 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 Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth without having to change trains. There are 59 direct trains from Southampton Airport Parkway 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 Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth leave?

The first train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth leaves at 05:53. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth leave?

The last train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth leaves at 01:32. 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 Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth by train?

Trains travelling from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth cover a distance of around 27 miles (43 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth

Train tickets from Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth start at £4.10 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 Southampton Airport Parkway to Bournemouth is right for you.

Use your Railcard

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