There are 4 ways to get from London to Lyme Regis by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Axminster

£60 - £130

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Bus  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dorchester, South Station 035
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square X51

Train, bus  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Weymouth
  3. Take the bus from Weymouth, Kings Statue to Lyme Regis, The Square X53

Drive  •  2h 49m

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Lyme Regis 153.7 miles

£26 - £40

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The cheapest way to get from London to Lyme Regis is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Lyme Regis is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Lyme Regis. However, there are services departing from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Lyme Regis, The Square via Dorchester, South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 40m.

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The distance between London and Lyme Regis is 134 miles. The road distance is 153.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Lyme Regis without a car is to train which takes 4h 5m and costs £60 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4h 5m to get from London to Lyme Regis, including transfers.

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London to Lyme Regis bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Lyme Regis is to train which takes 4h 5m and costs £60 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 40m.

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London to Lyme Regis bus services, operated by First in Wessex Dorset & South Somerset, arrive at Lyme Regis, The Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Lyme Regis is 154 miles. It takes approximately 2h 49m to drive from London to Lyme Regis.

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  • Distance: 134 miles
  • Duration: 4h 5m

What companies run services between London, England and Lyme Regis, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from London Waterloo to Axminster hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £130 and the journey takes 2h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Lyme Regis via Dorchester, South Station in around 5h 40m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Axminster
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £130
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £130
Train from Southampton Central to Weymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£28 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £55
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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dorchester, South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express
First in Wessex Dorset & South Somerset
Phone
+44 345 602 0121
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
First in Wessex Dorset & South Somerset
Bus from Weymouth, Kings Statue to Lyme Regis, The Square
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
First in Wessex Dorset & South Somerset

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