Duration 2h 50m
Distance 85.4 miles
Average price £63
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dorchester and Chichester takes 2h 50m and the fastest train takes 2h 7m. There is a train service every few hours from Dorchester to Chichester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dorchester South
  2. Southampton Central
  3. Chichester
2h 30m
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£35 - £84

Dorchester to Chichester train times

Trains run hourly between Dorchester and Chichester. The earliest departure is at 16:33 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Dorchester is at 22:22 which arrives into Chichester at 08:21. All services require a transfer at Southampton Central and take an average of 2h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dorchester to Chichester. However, there are services departing from Dorchester South and arriving at Chichester via Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Dorchester and Chichester is 73 miles. The road distance is 85.4 miles.

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Dorchester to Chichester train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Dorchester South station.

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Dorchester to Chichester train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Chichester station.

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