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Poole to Swindon by train

  • First train
    04:57
  • Last train
    22:54
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 27m
  • Distance
    95 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Poole to Swindon by train

Fast trains from Poole to Swindon take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 95 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Poole and Swindon.

1. Are there direct trains from Poole to Swindon?

Journeys between Poole and Swindon usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Poole to Swindon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Poole to Swindon?

The Poole to Swindon train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Poole to Swindon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Swindon is usually scheduled to depart Poole around 04:57 and the last train is around 22:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Poole around 05:28, and the last at 23:50.

When to book Poole to Swindon 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 Poole to Swindon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Poole and Swindon?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • 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.

Swindon to Poole by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.