There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Blandford Forum by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Blandford, Fairfield Road 20

$31 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Dorchester National Express
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Blandford, Crown Hotel X12 / ...

$16 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Blandford Forum 57.8 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Blandford Forum. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Blandford, Crown Hotel via Dorchester, South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Blandford Forum is 46 miles. The road distance is 57.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Blandford Forum without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £23 - £50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Bristol to Blandford Forum, including transfers.

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Bristol to Blandford Forum bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Blandford Forum bus services, operated by Damory Coaches, arrive at Blandford, Crown Hotel station.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Blandford Forum.
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  • Distance: 45.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from Bristol to Blandford Forum via Dorchester and Dorchester, South Station in around 3 h 32 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 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
Damory Coaches
Phone
01202 338 420
Email
enquiries@damory.co.uk
Website
damory.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Blandford, Fairfield Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
damory.co.uk
Bus from Dorchester, South Station to Blandford, Crown Hotel
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
damory.co.uk
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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