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There are 4 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train, line 53 bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station X2
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Frome
  3. Take the line 53 bus from Frome, Station Approach to Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs 53

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park 17.9 miles

$75 - $90

2 alternative options

Bus, line 53 bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station X2
  2. Take the bus from Gillingham Station to Frome, Car Park 80
  3. Take the line 53 bus from Frome, Market Place to Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs 53

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park 17.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park. However, there are services departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs via Gillingham Station and Frome, Market Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Longleat Safari Park is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park without a car is to bus and train and line 53 bus which takes 4 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park, including transfers.

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

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Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park bus services, operated by Frome Bus, arrive at Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park is 18 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park.

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There are 707+ hotels available in Longleat Safari Park. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and Longleat Safari Park, England?

You can take a bus from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park via Gillingham Station, Frome, Car Park, Frome, Market Place, and Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs in around 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Frome Bus
Bus from Frome, Station Approach to Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Bus from Gillingham Station to Frome, Car Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Bus from Frome, Market Place to Corsley Heath, Whitbourne Springs
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Longleat Safari Park
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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