Find bus tickets from Bournemouth to Southampton
Bournemouth to Southampton bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||0h 50m|
|Trips per day||8|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Bournemouth to Southampton right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Bournemouth to Southampton?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $13.70 was the low point for bus fares from Bournemouth to Southampton. Buses from Southampton to Bournemouth are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $13.70 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 1 hour to cover the 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Bournemouth, BMH to Southampton, STH. However, the fastest bus only takes 50 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Southampton at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Southampton, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Bournemouth?
The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Bournemouth to Southampton, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Bournemouth to Southampton every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Bournemouth to Southampton without transferring.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Bournemouth to Southampton; ticket prices start at $22.88.
What bus companies travel from Bournemouth to Southampton?
There is one bus company that operates from Bournemouth to Southampton. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|National Express||8||1h 0m||$13.69|
Where does the bus leave from in Bournemouth?
Most buses depart from the main station in Bournemouth, Bournemouth:
- Bournemouth Bus Station
Where does the bus arrive in Southampton?
All buses from Bournemouth arrive at one main station in Southampton, Southampton:
- Southampton Coach Station
Price trends for buses from Bournemouth to Southampton
Monthly average prices
Plan your next adventure