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There are 4 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Bridport by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Axminster
  2. Take the bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Bridport, Coach Station X51 / ...

$18 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Blandford, Market Place X3
  2. Take the bus from Blandford, Market Place to Dorchester, South Station X12
  3. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Bridport, Town Centre X51

$3 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Bridport 46.7 miles

$270 - $330

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Bridport 46.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Bridport is to bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 3h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Bridport is to taxi which costs £210 - £250 and takes 1h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shaftesbury to Bridport. However, there are services departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Bridport, Town Centre via Blandford, Market Place and Dorchester, South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Bridport is 31 miles. The road distance is 46.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Bridport without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 41m and costs £13 - £21.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from Shaftesbury to Bridport, including transfers.

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

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Shaftesbury to Bridport bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bridport, Town Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Bridport is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Shaftesbury to Bridport.

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There are 553+ hotels available in Bridport. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Bridport.
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 41m

What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and Bridport, England?

You can take a bus from Shaftesbury to Bridport via Blandford, Market Place and Dorchester, South Station in around 3h 42m.

Train operators
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Bridport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Dorchester, South Station to Bridport, Town Centre
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Blandford, Market Place
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Damory Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Bridport
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$270 - $330
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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