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There are 3 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  36m

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Blandford, Fairfield Road X3

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Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum 12.9 miles

$80 - $95

1 alternative option

Drive  •  20m

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum 12.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Blandford, Fairfield Road. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 36m.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Blandford Forum is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum without a car is to bus which takes 36m and costs .

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The bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Blandford, Fairfield Road takes 36m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum bus services, operated by South West Coaches, depart from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall station.

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Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum bus services, operated by South West Coaches, arrive at Blandford, Fairfield Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum is 13 miles. It takes approximately 20m to drive from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum.

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There are 536+ hotels available in Blandford Forum. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum.
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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 36m

What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and Blandford Forum, England?

South West Coaches operates a bus from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum every 4 hours, and the journey takes 36m.

Bus operators
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Blandford, Fairfield Road
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
$80 - $95
On Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 509090
Website
on-linetaxis.com
City Cabs
Phone
+44 1722 505055
Website
citycabssalisbury.co.uk
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 505011
Website
aa-taxis.com

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