There are 4 ways to get from Shaftesbury to London Victoria by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Clapham Junction

$35 - $57

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ringwood, Meeting House Lane to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 035 / ...

$27 - $31

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Bus via Swindon, Corporation Street  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street X5
  3. Take the bus from Swindon to London Victoria Coach Station

$33 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to London Victoria 106.1 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to London Victoria is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to London Victoria is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shaftesbury to London Victoria station. However, there are services departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Victoria Coach Station Arrivals via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row and Ringwood, Meeting House Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and London Victoria is 95 miles. The road distance is 106.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to London Victoria without a car is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £26 - £45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Shaftesbury to London Victoria, including transfers.

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Shaftesbury to London Victoria bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, depart from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall station.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to London Victoria is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £26 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £24 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Shaftesbury to London Victoria bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Victoria Coach Station Arrivals.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to London Victoria is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Shaftesbury to London Victoria.

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  • Distance: 95.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and London Victoria, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Shaftesbury to London Victoria hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shaftesbury to London Victoria via Salisbury, Tesco, Salisbury, Blue Boar Row, and Ringwood, Meeting House Lane in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
National Express

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ringwood, Meeting House Lane to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swindon to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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