things to do around Bournemouth & Poole

There's so much to see and do around town and we can take you there...


shop 'til you drop 

With high street names and independent stores we'll drop you right to the heart of the shopping centres in Bournemouth, Poole and Castlepoint.

WIth buses running across town up to every 3 minutes you will never miss that bargain. If you travel on our m1/m2 or 13 services you can browse the high street on your smart phone or tablet to hunt down those bargain buys as you make use of the free on-board wifi!

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night bus 

nights out 

Night buses run every night from Monday to Saturday, all night long between Bournemouth, Castlepoint.Southbourne and Poole.

Discounts are available to key card holders on night bus fares - show your card when you board and a single ticket is just £3!

So, whether you work late, start early or party on into the night we can get you there and back safely.

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cinema, eating out, fun with friends

Tower Park is a short hop from  Poole town centre on route 6 and a great day out for everyone, with a multi-screen cinema, places to eat, bowling & bingo.  

The Lighthouse is Poole’s centre for the arts showing independent films, unique performances, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Pantomimes too  - all buses to Poole stop opposite. 

And don't forget the BIC & Pavilion in Bournemouth where you'll find the big name stars, top bands and thrilling, spectacular entertainment all year round.



AFC Bournemouth

Save on bus travel and match day tickets when you travel with us to premier league AFC Bournemouth's home games.Show your match ticket to the driver to get travel discounts 

AFC Bournemouth dayrider  - £3.10 you save £1

AFC Bournemouth dayrider plus -  £4.60 you save £1.10

AFC Bournemouth explorer - £7.50 you save £1

Your bus ticket or key card also entitles you to discounted match ticktets for all of the Cherries' home Premier League matches this season just by showing your bus ticket or key card at the match gate. You can purchase match tickets for £24 per person (reduced from £26) in the East Stand.Call AFC Bournemouth on 0344 576 1910 (option one, then option one again)  or buy online at 

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With miles of golden sands just minutes away from Bournemouth and Poole town centres, why not visit the best of Dorset's award winning beaches by bus or indulge in the beautiful coastal views from our open top Purbeck Breezers or to stay a little closer to home take a trip on the route 60 to Sandbanks.