Bus and Coach Travel

We have excellent bus services for getting about in Bournemouth, plus a regular service to the airport and coach services for travel further afield


About 90% of bus services in Bournemouth are provided on a commercial basis. This means that the routes and timetables are decided by the bus companies.

Two main bus companies provide most of the services: Yellow Buses and More Bus. There are several smaller operators listed as well.

Yellow Buses

01202 636000 - www.bybus.co.uk/

More Bus  

01202 338420 - www.morebus.co.uk


01202 338420 - www.damory.co.uk

Discover Dorset /City Sightseeing

01202 557007 - www.discoverdorset.co.uk

Bournemouth International Airport Bus Service

Regular bus service to Bournemouth Airport from the town – route 737. For the route and timetable please visit www.bybus.co.uk/

Area Bus Map

Together with Poole and Christchurch Councils we produce an Area Bus Map detailing all the routes. You can get a hard copy from the Bournemouth Rail and Coach Station office or we can post a copy. To ask for a copy please email your name and address to highways.highways@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

Coach Services

National Express provides regular coach services from Bournemouth Rail and Coach Station to London Victoria, Heathrow and Gatwick Airports and many other destinations throughout the UK. National Express has a booking office at the Rail and Coach Station.