Doncaster to Bournemouth by train

  • First train
    05:07
  • Last train
    22:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 22m
  • Distance
    315 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    78
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 3m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Doncaster to Bournemouth by train

Fast trains from Doncaster to Bournemouth take around 4 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 315 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Bournemouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Bournemouth?

Journeys between Doncaster and Bournemouth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 80 departures on the route from Doncaster to Bournemouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 76 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Doncaster to Bournemouth?

The Doncaster to Bournemouth train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Doncaster to Bournemouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bournemouth is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 05:07 and the last train is around 22:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 05:07, and the last at 21:58.

When to book Doncaster to Bournemouth 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 Doncaster to Bournemouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Bournemouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • 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.

Bournemouth to Doncaster by train

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