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Duration 2h 38m
Distance 52.6 miles
Average price £65
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bridgwater and Dorchester takes 2h 38m and the fastest train takes 1h 51m. The train service runs several times per day from Bridgwater to Dorchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Castle Cary

  1. Taunton
  2. Castle Cary
  3. Dorchester
3h 18m
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£30 - £71

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No, there is no direct train from Bridgwater to Dorchester. However, there are services departing from Bridgwater and arriving at Dorchester West via Taunton and Castle Cary. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 18m.

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The distance between Bridgwater and Dorchester is 38 miles. The road distance is 52.6 miles.

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Bridgwater to Dorchester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Taunton station.

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Bridgwater to Dorchester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Dorchester West station.

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What companies run services between Bridgwater and Dorchester?

You can take a train from Bridgwater to Dorchester via Taunton and Castle Cary in around 3h 18m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £27
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £27
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£11 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Castle Cary to Dorchester West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £30
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£13 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Dorchester West
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£35 - £85
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £85

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