There are 5 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare by bus, train 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, train  •  4 h 18 min

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

$39 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall to Salisbury, Tesco 29 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Weston-super-Mare, Regent Street X1 / ...

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 22 min

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

$41 - $119

Bus, line 126 bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sturminster Newton, Car Park to Yeovil, Bus Station X10
  2. Take the bus from Yeovil, Bus Station to Wells, Bus Station 77
  3. Take the line 126 bus from Wells, Bus Station to Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street 126

$30 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

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

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

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, Regent Street via Salisbury and Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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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 bus and train which takes 4 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare, including transfers.

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Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, depart from Shaftesbury, The Town Hall station.

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The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 42 min.

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

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

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There are 606+ hotels available in Weston-super-Mare. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

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 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shaftesbury to Weston-super-Mare via Salisbury, Tesco, Salisbury, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, and Bristol, Bus Station in around 5 h 42 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $19
Bus operators
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
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Salisbury to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Weston-super-Mare, Regent Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Wells, Bus Station to Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Sturminster Newton, Car Park to Yeovil, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Yeovil, Bus Station to Wells, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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