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There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field 50

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Wareham

$64 - $101

3 alternative options

Bus, train, line 40 bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Woking 925
  2. Take the train from Woking to Poole
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Poole station to Swanage, Bus Station 40

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage 115.6 miles

$24 - $40

Towncar  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Swanage 115.6 miles

$250 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Swanage, Sandpit Field via Bournemouth Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Swanage is 89 miles. The road distance is 115.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage without a car is to bus and line 50 bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage is to bus and line 50 bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £45 - £80 and takes 5 h.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage bus services, operated by More Bus, arrive at Swanage, Sandpit Field station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage.
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  • Distance: 88.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Swanage, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage via Bournemouth Station in around 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, South Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Swanage hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
National Express
More Bus
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Email
enquiries@morebus.co.uk
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole station to Swanage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Swanage
Estimated price
$250 - $350

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