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Stansted to Bournemouth bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$27.87
Shortest Duration4h 45m
Trips per day10
Bus lines1
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Stansted-Bournemouth Bus Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Stansted to Bournemouth?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $48.84 was the low point for bus fares from Stansted to Bournemouth. Buses from Bournemouth to Stansted are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $48.84 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 5 hours and 22 minutes to cover the 122 miles (196 kilometers) from Stansted to Bournemouth. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 45 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Stansted?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Stansted to Bournemouth, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Stansted to Bournemouth every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

What bus companies travel from Stansted to Bournemouth?

There is one bus company that operates from Stansted to Bournemouth. 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.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express105h 22m$48.84

Where does the bus leave from in Stansted?

Buses to Bournemouth leave from multiple locations in Stansted, Essex. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Stansted Airport

Where does the bus arrive in Bournemouth?

Buses arrive in Bournemouth at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Bournemouth, Bournemouth:

  • Bournemouth Bus Station
  • Westbourne
  • 55 Exeter Rd

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