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There are 9 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via London  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Dorchester South

£115 - £506

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Bus  •  13h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Dorchester National Express

£21 - £27

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Train  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Dorchester West

£210 - £461

Train via Wolverhampton  •  10h 32m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Worcester Foregate Street
  3. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Dorchester West

£171 - £454

Drive  •  7h 41m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital 430.7 miles

£65 - £100

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South

£104 - £311

Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Dorchester West

£57 - £163

Train to Glasgow, fly to Southampton, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South

£112 - £263

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Dorchester West

£77 - £205

Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital is around 8h 37m and covers a distance of around 533 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 7m. Services are operated by LNER, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway. Typically 105 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 37m
Fastest journey time:
7h 7m
Journey distance:
533 miles
Services per week:
105
Cheapest price:
£115
Carbon emissions:
44 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:40
Last service departs at:
19:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Edinburgh → Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital is to bus which costs £21 - £28 and takes 13h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital is to fly and train which costs £100 - £320 and takes 5h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dorchester via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dorchester South via King's Cross St. Pancras station, Green Park station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 3m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital is 365 miles. The road distance is 430.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital without a car is to train via London which takes 8h 3m and costs £110 - £550.

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It takes approximately 8h 3m to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital is to train via London which takes 8h 3m and costs £110 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £28 and takes 13h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital.
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  • Distance: 365.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 3m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital, England?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Green Park station, Waterloo station, London Waterloo, and Dorchester South in around 8h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital via London Victoria Coach Station and Dorchester in around 13h 38m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £410
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £360
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £120
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £55
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Dorchester West
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £75
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Dorchester West
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Dorchester West
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Worcester Foregate Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £14
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
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 Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dorchester station.

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Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Dorchester South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital is 431 miles. It takes approximately 7h 41m to drive from Edinburgh to Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital.

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British Airways, KLM and Loganair offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 196+ hotels available in Dorchester, Dorset County Hospital. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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