Directions from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum

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Recommended option

Bus  •  35 min

  1. X3

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. 12.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. 12.9 miles

$2 - $4

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. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 35 min.

Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, Chubbs House to Blandford Hospital
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
City Cabs
Phone
+44 1722 505055
Website
citycabssalisbury.co.uk
On Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 509090
Website
on-linetaxis.com
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 1722 505011
Website
aa-taxis.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shaftesbury and Blandford Forum is 17 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Blandford Forum is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £40 - £55.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shaftesbury, Chubbs House and arriving at Blandford Hospital. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The bus from Shaftesbury, Chubbs House to Blandford Hospital takes 35 min including transfers and departs every four hours.