There are 7 ways to get from Blandford Forum to Melksham by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, Fairfield Road to Salisbury, New Canal 20
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Westbury (Wilts)

£13 - £29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, Fairfield Road to Salisbury, New Canal 20
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Devizes, Corn Exchange 2

£1 - £3

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Bus, train via Trowbridge  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, Fairfield Road to Salisbury, Sale Rooms 20
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Trowbridge
  3. Take the bus from Trowbridge, Trinity Church to Melksham, Market Place X34 / ...

£13 - £28

Bus, train #2  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, Market Place to Poole station X8
  2. Take the train from Poole to Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)

£42 - £82

Bus, train #3  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, The Half Moon to Yeovil, Pen Mill Station Approach X10
  2. Take the train from Yeovil Pen Mill to Trowbridge

£16 - £29

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blandford Forum to Melksham 41.8 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Blandford Forum to Melksham 41.8 miles

£6 - £10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blandford Forum to Melksham is to bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 4h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Blandford Forum to Melksham is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blandford Forum to Melksham. However, there are services departing from Blandford, Fairfield Road and arriving at Melksham, The Bear via Salisbury, New Canal and Devizes, The Pelican. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 19m.

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The distance between Blandford Forum and Melksham is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Blandford Forum to Melksham without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 3m and costs £13 - £29.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Blandford Forum to Melksham, including transfers.

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Blandford Forum to Melksham bus services, operated by Damory Coaches, depart from Blandford, Fairfield Road station.

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Blandford Forum to Melksham bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, arrive at Devizes, Corn Exchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blandford Forum to Melksham is 42 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Blandford Forum to Melksham.

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There are 928+ hotels available in Melksham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Blandford Forum to Melksham.
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  • Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Blandford Forum, England and Melksham, England?

You can take a bus from Blandford Forum to Melksham via Salisbury, New Canal and Devizes, The Pelican in around 4h 19m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £19
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £12
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £19
Train from Salisbury to Trowbridge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £21
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £21
Train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £40
Train from Yeovil Pen Mill to Trowbridge
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £15
Advanced Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £27
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Salisbury to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £22
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £22
Train from Salisbury to Trowbridge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £25
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £25
Train from Poole to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £30
Bus operators
Damory Coaches
Phone
01202 338 420
Email
enquiries@damory.co.uk
Website
damory.co.uk
Bus from Blandford, Fairfield Road to Salisbury, New Canal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Damory Coaches
Bus from Blandford, Fairfield Road to Salisbury, Sale Rooms
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Damory Coaches
Faresaver
Phone
+44 1249 444444
Email
sales@faresaver.co.uk
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Trowbridge, Trinity Church to Melksham, Market Place
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Faresaver
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Devizes, Corn Exchange
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Salisbury Reds
More Bus
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Email
enquiries@morebus.co.uk
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Blandford, Market Place to Poole station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
More Bus
Buses of Somerset
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Blandford, The Half Moon to Yeovil, Pen Mill Station Approach
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Other operators
Taxi from Blandford Forum to Melksham
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Oakwood Taxis
Phone
+44 1258 455 555
Website
blandford-oakwoodtaxis.co.uk
Ken's Kabs
Phone
+44 1258 456 136
Website
kenskabs.co.uk
Blandford Taxis
Phone
+44 1258 410 021
Website
blandfordtaxis.com

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