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London to Poole bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$9.84
Shortest Duration2h 15m
Trips per day12
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How to book cheap bus tickets from London to Poole

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from London to Poole is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from London to Poole were $10.74. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $22.38 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from London to Poole?

The distance between London and Poole is approximately 97.53 miles, or 156.92 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 17 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from London to Poole?

The busiest time of the week for travel from London to Poole by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

National Express from London to Poole has the most daily schedules

On average there are 12 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from London to Poole, with an average of 12 trips per day and 102 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from London to Poole. Of the 12 trips there are 8 trips that are direct connections to Poole.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from London to Poole starts at $14.86.

1 carriers offer London to Poole bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from London to Poole from $9.84. There are 12 trips per day offered by National Express from London to Poole and you can expect on average to pay $27.72 for a National Express ticket to Poole. In London, National Express departs to Poole from Victoria Coach Station and 9 other stations. In Poole, National Express arrives at Seldown Coach Park and 3 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from London to Poole takes 3 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Poole in 2 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 14 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $27.57 for a weekend trip to Poole.

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 10 stations that have bus departures from London. Most bus trips to Poole will depart from:
  • Victoria Coach Station
  • Hammersmith Bridge Rd
  • Golders Green
  • Rosehill
  • High Rd
  • 75 Loampit Vale
  • Eltham Rd
  • 41 Montfichet Rd
  • 405 Mile End Rd
  • 265a New Cross Rd
Bus trips arrive in Poole at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Poole for trips arriving from London:
  • Seldown Coach Park
  • Bournemouth University
  • Branksome
  • Parkstone