About the Royal Bournemouth Hospital
The Royal Bournemouth Hospital is a teaching hospital and medical research unit.
You can find out more about the hospital on their website.
Royal Bournemouth Hospital website
Getting to Royal Bournemouth Hospital
- fly to Southampton airport
- take a 100m walk to Southampton Airport Parkway train station
- take a train to Bournemouth (runs hourly and takes approx. 30 minutes)
- take a taxi to the hospital (approx. 5 minutes) or walk (approx. 20 minutes)
Arriving at the hospital
Your appointment letter will state the date, time and where you need to go to.
When you arrive, you'll need to check in at the reception desk in the main entrance and they'll direct you to the correct ward.
and a qualified nurse will be responsible for your care.
Royal Bournemouth is a teaching hospital, so medical students will be with your consultant.
The hospital will keep your nominated contact person informed with how you're doing.
Leaving the hospital
If you have booked your travel through the Travel Office, the hospital will contact us and arrange your travel home.
If you have booked travel on your own, you will need to make your own arrangements to get back to Jersey.
If you're transferred straight back to Jersey hospital, the consultant will let us know and we'll make travel arrangements.
If you need an interpreter or a signer, tell the ward clerk when you arrive.