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Car Car not necessary

Activities near Bournemouth

Sports Water sports
Great for Walking holidays, City breaks, Nightlife, Beach or lakeside relaxation

How to get there

By Road...

Coach operators such as National Express operate from most major cities within the UK. The road network enables a journey time by car of circa 2 hours from Central London.

By Sea...

The nearest port is Poole, with ferry operators Condor Ferries and Brittany Ferries, with links between mainland France, Cherbourg, with the option of going via Jersey and/or Guernsey. Further afield, ports are also located in Weymouth and Portsmouth which are roughly an hours drive from central Bournemouth.

By Rail...

A direct link from London Waterloo to Bournemouth Station takes under 2 hours, with the station being located within walking distance of the town centre as well as Hartford Court.

By Air...

Bournemouth International Airport, which is located 15 minutes from the Town Centre, is serviced by Ryanair and Easyjet, from/to various locations across the UK, mainland Europe as well as other popular holiday destinations. Bournemouth is a pleasant 1 hour 30 minutes drive from Heathrow, a major Hub for International flights.

Nearest Travel Links

Airport: Bournemouth: 12 km

Railway: Bournemouth: 1 km

Ferry: Poole: 10 Km