There are 4 ways to get from Poole to Dorchester by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 33 min
$9 - $15
Bus • 40 min
$6 - $10
2 alternative options
Taxi • 28 min
$100 - $120
Drive • 28 min
$5 - $8
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Poole to Dorchester is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 28 min.
The quickest way to get from Poole to Dorchester is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 28 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from POOLE, Dorset and arriving at Dorchester. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poole and arriving at Dorchester South. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.
The distance between Poole and Dorchester is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.1 miles.
The best way to get from Poole to Dorchester without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs £7 - £12.
The train from Poole to Dorchester South takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Poole to Dorchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from POOLE, Dorset station.
Poole to Dorchester train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Poole station.
The best way to get from Poole to Dorchester is to train which takes 33 min and costs £7 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 40 min.
What companies run services between Poole, England and Dorchester, Dorset, England?
South Western Railway operates a train from Poole to Dorchester hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Poole to Dorchester 3 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 40 min.
Train from Poole to Dorchester South
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.
Bus from POOLE, Dorset to Dorchester
- Ave. Duration
- 40 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $6 - $10
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More Questions & Answers
Poole to Dorchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dorchester station.
Poole to Dorchester train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Dorchester South station.
Yes, the driving distance between Poole to Dorchester is 24 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Poole to Dorchester.
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