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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, New Canal 29 / ...

$10

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Salisbury 20.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Salisbury 20.7 miles

$4 - $7

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

Wheelers Travel operates a bus from Shaftesbury to Salisbury every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Salisbury Reds also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Bus operators
Wheelers Travel
Website
wheelerstravel.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, New Canal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
wheelerstravel.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 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Gillingham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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

How far is it from Shaftesbury to Salisbury?

The distance between Shaftesbury and Salisbury is 29 km. The road distance is 33 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury?

The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury?

The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £65 - £80.

Is there a direct bus between Shaftesbury and Salisbury?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Salisbury, New Canal. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

How long does it take to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury?

The bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, New Canal takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.