There are 4 ways to get from Christchurch to Salisbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Christchurch to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Salisbury

$21 - $40

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Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Christchurch, Bargates to Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X3

$13

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Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Christchurch to Salisbury 26.3 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Christchurch to Salisbury 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

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No, there is no direct bus from Christchurch to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Christchurch, Bargates and arriving at Salisbury, Blue Boar Row via Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Christchurch to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Christchurch and arriving at Salisbury via Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Christchurch and Salisbury is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Christchurch to Salisbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Christchurch to Salisbury, including transfers.

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Christchurch to Salisbury bus services, operated by More Bus, depart from Christchurch, Bargates station.

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Christchurch to Salisbury train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Christchurch station.

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The best way to get from Christchurch to Salisbury is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Christchurch to Salisbury bus services, operated by More Bus, arrive at Salisbury, Blue Boar Row station.

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Christchurch to Salisbury train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Salisbury station.

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Map of how to get from Christchurch to Salisbury.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Christchurch, Dorset, England and Salisbury, England?

You can take a train from Christchurch to Salisbury via Southampton Central in around 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Christchurch to Salisbury via Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Christchurch to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Christchurch, Bargates to Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Christchurch to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Bournemouth Streamline Warrens Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 555511
Website
streamlinewarrenstaxis.co.uk
United Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 556677
Website
556677.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Christchurch to Salisbury is 26 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Christchurch to Salisbury.

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