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There are 4 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare

$38 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus, line 126 bus  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham Station to Street, Strode College 647
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Wells, Bus Station to Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street 126

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads

$30 - $103

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare 58 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare is to bus and line 126 bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 4h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare. However, there are services departing from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall and arriving at Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street via Gillingham Station, Street, Glaston Road and Wells, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 53m.

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The distance between Shaftesbury and Weston-super-Mare is 41 miles. The road distance is 58 miles.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare without a car is to train which takes 3h 58m and costs £29 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare, including transfers.

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Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare bus services, operated by South West Coaches, arrive at Gillingham Station.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare is to train which takes 3h 58m and costs £29 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus and line 126 bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 4h 53m.

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Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare bus services, operated by First, arrive at Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and Weston-super-Mare, England?

You can take a train from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare via Gillingham Station, Gillingham (Dorset), Salisbury, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 3h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare via Gillingham Station, Street, Strode College, Street, Glaston Road, and Wells, Bus Station in around 4h 53m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $19
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham Station to Street, Strode College
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk

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