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Wakefield to Bournemouth by train

  • First train
    06:18
  • Last train
    21:23
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 42m
  • Distance
    330 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    39
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Wakefield to Bournemouth by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Bournemouth take around 4 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 330 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Bournemouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Bournemouth?

Journeys between Wakefield and Bournemouth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Wakefield to Bournemouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 41 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Wakefield to Bournemouth?

The Wakefield to Bournemouth train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Wakefield to Bournemouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bournemouth is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 06:18 and the last train is around 20:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 05:18, and the last at 21:23.

When to book Wakefield 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 Wakefield to Bournemouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Bournemouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • Grand Central
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Bournemouth to Wakefield 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.