Bournemouth to Christchurch by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:04
  • Last train
    23:06
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    7m

Travelling from Bournemouth to Christchurch by train

Fast trains from Bournemouth to Christchurch take around 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 6 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bournemouth and Christchurch.

Are there direct trains from Bournemouth to Christchurch?

Direct trains from Bournemouth to Christchurch have been found.

We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Bournemouth to Christchurch every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bournemouth to Christchurch?

The Bournemouth to Christchurch train travel time is normally about 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bournemouth to Christchurch train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Christchurch is usually scheduled to depart Bournemouth around 05:15 and the last train is around 22:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bournemouth around 07:06, and the last at 23:06.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Bournemouth to Christchurch train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bournemouth to Christchurch by train.

Which train companies operate between Bournemouth and Christchurch?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bournemouth to Christchurch, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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