Trains to Bournmouth Beach
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With miles of stunning south British coastline and a brilliant variety of activities for families, couples, friends, and more. Bournemouth boasts magnificent beaches that are definitely worth a visit. From summertime staycations, to autumn minibreaks by the sea; a trip to Bournemouth beach is an absolute must for Brits and tourists alike. Explore the sandy beaches, extravagant arcades, and the iconic pier, for a perfect seaside visit.
Getting to Bournemouth Beach
Lucky for you, getting to Bournemouth beach couldn’t be easier on CrossCountry trains! With direct trains running from a whole variety of spots around the UK, Bournemouth is easy to reach for a delightful visit to the seaside.
- Manchester Piccadilly to Bournemouth is a direct route taking around 4.5 hours - make sure to book in advance to secure yourself a good seat.
- The only thing missing in Birmingham is a good beach - why not hop on a direct train to Bournemouth to see the sea and have a grand day out?
- If you’re coming from closer by, you can reach Bournemouth from Reading in an hour and a half, or from Southampton in less than half an hour!
Bournemouth has long been a popular seaside destination for Brits looking to paddle, build sandcastles, play arcade games, and more. With five Blue Flag beaches along its coastline, views of the Isle of Wight, and all the iconic seaside attractions you could want, there is truly no better place to indulge in a classically British day out. Fish ‘n’ chips anyone?
Bournemouth has seven miles of award-winning coastline to explore on your visit, and the bay has its very own micro-climate. This means that if you go for a dip in the sea, you’ll find it pleasantly warmer than other beaches in the UK. With overseas holidays becoming less fashionable and many Brits opting for staycations nearer home, Bournemouth is a superb destination. It brings together the easy travel of staying in the UK with the decadent warmth of a foreign holiday. Bournemouth beach offers the best of both worlds.
Things To Do on Bournemouth Beach
Bournemouth beach has all of the fun, iconic seaside attractions you could want; including sandy beaches, warm water, stunning coastal views, cafes and restaurants serving classic British foods, a pier, arcades with games to keep you occupied for hours, and more!
Bring your bucket and spade, because Bournemouth’s sandy beaches are perfect for building sandcastles. In summer, make sure to arrive early to pick the best spot on the beach, then get building! Why not bring a picnic to share with your family and friends, and take a dip in the sea to cool off from the summer sun?
If you’re visiting in the colder months, you can still enjoy plenty of what Bournemouth has to offer. The beautiful coastal views make a walk along the beach a memorable experience, whether you take a solo walk to indulge in the scenery, go for a romantic stroll with a partner, or walk the dog for some exercise. Why not top it all off with fish and chips on the sea wall, or a warming hot chocolate and fresh seaside donuts?
No trip to the seaside is complete without some awesome arcade games! Bournemouth beach has fantastic amusement parks to keep you entertained for hours. With classic 2-penny slots as well as dance games and claw machines.