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Recommended option

Bus National Express  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to Yeovil National Express

$9 - $13

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Dorchester South
  2. Take the train from Dorchester West to Yeovil Pen Mill

$19 - $36

Train, bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Dorchester South
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Yeovil, The Borough X11

$21 - $26

Bus South West Coaches  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Poole Railway Station to Blandford, Crown Hotel X8
  2. Take the bus from Blandford, Crown Hotel to Yeovil, Bus Station X10

$20

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Poole to Yeovil 44.3 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Poole to Yeovil 44.3 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Poole, England and Yeovil, England?

National Express operates a bus from Poole to Yeovil once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Poole to Yeovil via Dorchester South and Dorchester West in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Poole to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Dorchester West to Yeovil Pen Mill
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Dorchester West to Yeovil Pen Mill
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $21
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Dorchester, South Station to Yeovil, The Borough
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Blandford, Crown Hotel to Yeovil, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole Railway Station to Blandford, Crown Hotel
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Poole to Yeovil
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Bournemouth Streamline Warrens Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 555511
Website
streamlinewarrenstaxis.co.uk
United Taxis
Phone
+44 1202 556677
Website
556677.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Poole and Yeovil is 52 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Poole to Yeovil is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Poole to Yeovil is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs £140 - £170.

No, there is no direct train from Poole to Yeovil. However, there are services departing from Poole and arriving at Yeovil Pen Mill via Dorchester West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from POOLE, Dorset and arriving at Yeovil. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

The bus from POOLE, Dorset to Yeovil takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.