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There are 4 ways to get from Blandford Forum to Shere by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, Market Place to Poole, Bus Station X8
  2. Take the train from Poole to Woking
  3. Take the train from Guildford to Gomshall

Cheapest option

Bus, line 32 bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Blandford, Market Place to Poole, Bus Station X8
  2. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to Heathrow Airport London T5
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Guildford station Ra2
  4. Take the line 32 bus from Friary Bus Station to Shere, Village Hall 32

2 alternative options

Bus, train via Reading  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Poole Dorset to Reading Bagnall Way/ Station Rd Poole Dorset - Leeds Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gomshall

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Blandford Forum to Shere 91.2 miles

Blandford Forum to Shere by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Blandford Forum and Shere is around 3h 36m and covers a distance of around 119 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 53 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 7m. Operated by More Bus, South Western Railway and First Great Western Service, the Blandford Forum to Shere service departs from Blandford, Market Place and arrives in Gomshall. Typically 56 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 43m
Layover time:
53 min
Total time:
3h 36m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 7m
Journey distance:
119 miles
Services per week:
56
Cheapest price:
£46
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:51
Last service departs at:
17:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Blandford Forum to Shere bus, walk and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blandford Forum to Shere is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Blandford Forum to Shere is to drive. Taking this option will cost £14 - £21 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blandford Forum to Shere. However, there are services departing from Blandford, Market Place and arriving at Shere, Village Hall via POOLE, Dorset, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 8m.

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The distance between Blandford Forum and Shere is 78 miles. The road distance is 91.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Blandford Forum to Shere without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 20m and costs £45 - £100.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Blandford Forum to Shere, including transfers.

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Blandford Forum to Shere bus services, operated by More Bus, depart from Blandford, Market Place station.

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Blandford Forum to Shere bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey, arrive at Shere, Village Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blandford Forum to Shere is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Blandford Forum to Shere.

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Map of how to get from Blandford Forum to Shere.
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  • Distance: 78.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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

You can take a bus from Blandford Forum to Shere via Poole, Bus Station, POOLE, Dorset, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Guildford station, and Friary Bus Station in around 7h 8m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from Reading to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£14 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Bus operators
More Bus
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Email
enquiries@morebus.co.uk
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Blandford, Market Place to Poole, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
More Bus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from POOLE, Dorset to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Shere, Village Hall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey

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