There are 3 ways to get from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham Station to Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court X2

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury 4.6 miles

$22 - $27

Walk  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Walk from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury 4.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury is to bus which costs £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gillingham Station station and arriving at Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Gillingham Station and Shaftesbury is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury without a car is to bus which takes 21 min and costs £4.

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The bus from Gillingham Station to Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court takes 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury bus services, operated by South West Coaches, arrive at Gillingham Station.

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Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury bus services, operated by South West Coaches, arrive at Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court station.

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The nearest airport to Shaftesbury is Bournemouth (BOH) Airport which is 22.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Bristol (BRS) (34.7 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (82.4 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (89.4 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (99.5 miles).

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There are 279+ hotels available in Shaftesbury. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury.
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Gillingham Station, Dorset, England and Shaftesbury, Dorset, England?

South West Coaches operates a bus from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 21 min.

Bus operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from Gillingham Station to Shaftesbury
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Yeovil Radio Cabs
Phone
+44 1935 426666
Website
yeovilradiocabs.co.uk

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