Directions from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
  3. Take the train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)
  4. Take the bus from Gillingham Station to Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court X2

$46 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street A4
  2. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Salisbury, New Canal D1
  3. Take the bus from Salisbury, Car Park to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall 29 / ...

$22 - $24

2 alternative options

Bus, line 80 bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street A4
  2. Take the line 80 bus from Frome, Car Park to Gillingham Station 80

$24 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury 52.3 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Shaftesbury, Dorset, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury via Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street, Bath City Centre, Bus Station, Frome, Market Place, Frome, Car Park, and Gillingham Station in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Salisbury, New Canal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
First
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham Station to Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bath Bus Company
Phone
+44 (0)1225 444102
Website
bathbuscompany.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bathbuscompany.com
Frome Minibuses
Website
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Bus from Frome, Car Park to Gillingham Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Wheelers Travel
Website
wheelerstravel.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Car Park to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
wheelerstravel.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Shaftesbury is 56 km. The road distance is 84 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury is to drive which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £8 - £13.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Shaftesbury, The Town Hall via Bath City Centre, Bus Station, Frome, Car Park and Gillingham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Shaftesbury, including transfers.