There are 6 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Lymington by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station X2
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Salisbury
  3. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Central

$32 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus, line 6 bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Totton, Shopping Centre X7 / ...
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Totton, St Teresas Church to Lymington, Main Post Office 6

$25

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital X3
  3. Take the bus from Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital to Lymington, Main Post Office X1 / ...

$27

Bus, line 1 bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Blandford Hospital to Poole, Bus Station X8
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Poole, Bus Station to Christchurch, Town Centre 1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Christchurch, Town Centre to Lymington, Main Post Office X1 / ...

$27

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Lymington 41 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Lymington 41 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shaftesbury to Lymington. However, there are services departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Lymington, Main Post Office via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row and Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Lymington is 33 miles. The road distance is 41 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Lymington without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Shaftesbury to Lymington, including transfers.

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

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Shaftesbury to Lymington bus services, operated by More Bus, arrive at Lymington, Main Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Lymington is 41 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Shaftesbury to Lymington.

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There are 909+ hotels available in Lymington. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Lymington.
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  • Distance: 33.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from Shaftesbury to Lymington via Salisbury, Tesco, Salisbury, Blue Boar Row, and Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital in around 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
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, Endless Street to Totton, Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital to Lymington, Main Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Blandford Hospital to Poole, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Christchurch, Town Centre to Lymington, Main Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bluestar
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Totton, St Teresas Church to Lymington, Main Post Office
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bluestarbus.co.uk
Yellow Buses
Phone
01202 636110
Email
wecanhelp@yellowbuses.co.uk
Website
bybus.co.uk
Bus from Poole, Bus Station to Christchurch, Town Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Lymington
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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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