There are 4 ways to get from Sherborne to Rugby by train, bus or car

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Train via Basingstoke  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Sherborne to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Coventry

$78 - $134

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Bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Yeovil to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$29 - $38

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Yeovil Pen Mill to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Rugby

$95 - $178

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Sherborne to Rugby 147.7 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Sherborne to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Sherborne, Greenhill and arriving at Rugby, Church Street via Yeovil, Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Pool Meadow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sherborne to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Sherborne and arriving at Rugby via Basingstoke and Coventry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Sherborne and Rugby is 113 miles. The road distance is 147.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sherborne to Rugby without a car is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Sherborne to Rugby, including transfers.

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Sherborne to Rugby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Yeovil station.

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Sherborne to Rugby train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Sherborne station.

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The best way to get from Sherborne to Rugby is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 17 min.

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Sherborne to Rugby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Sherborne to Rugby train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Coventry station.

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Map of how to get from Sherborne to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 112.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Sherborne, Dorset, England and Rugby, England?

You can take a train from Sherborne to Rugby via Basingstoke and Coventry in around 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sherborne to Rugby once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Coventry
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Yeovil Pen Mill to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
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 Yeovil to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sherborne to Rugby is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Sherborne to Rugby.

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