Dorchester to Bournemouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:07
  • Last train
    23:22
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    40m

Travelling from Dorchester to Bournemouth by train

Fast trains from Dorchester to Bournemouth take around 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 40 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dorchester and Bournemouth.

Are there direct trains from Dorchester to Bournemouth?

Direct trains from Dorchester to Bournemouth have been found.

We usually find around 24 direct trains on the route from Dorchester to Bournemouth every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 25 departures.

How long is the train journey from Dorchester to Bournemouth?

The Dorchester to Bournemouth train travel time is normally about 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Dorchester to Bournemouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bournemouth is usually scheduled to depart Dorchester around 06:07 and the last train is around 23:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dorchester around 05:52, and the last at 23:22.

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

When to book Dorchester 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 Dorchester to Bournemouth by train.

Which train companies operate between Dorchester and Bournemouth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Dorchester to Bournemouth, 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.

Find journey information for Bournemouth to Dorchester

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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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