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

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row 29 / ...

$9

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 21 min

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

$13 - $19

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shaftesbury to Salisbury 20.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Salisbury 20.7 miles

$4 - $7

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

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

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

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Salisbury is 18 miles. The road distance is 20.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £8.

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

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Shaftesbury to Salisbury bus services, operated by Wheelers Travel, depart from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall station.

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Shaftesbury to Salisbury bus services, operated by Wheelers Travel, arrive at Salisbury, Blue Boar Row station.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Salisbury.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

Wheelers Travel operates a bus from Shaftesbury to Salisbury hourly. Tickets cost $9 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, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
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
$9
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
$4
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shaftesbury to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$85 - $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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