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There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Blandford Forum by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Poole
  2. Take the bus from Poole station to Blandford, The Half Moon X8

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton to Blandford Forum 41.4 miles

$170 - $210

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to POOLE, Dorset National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Poole, Bus Station to Blandford, The Half Moon X8

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Blandford Forum 41.4 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Blandford Forum is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Blandford Forum. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Blandford, The Half Moon via Poole, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Blandford Forum is 33 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Blandford Forum without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Southampton to Blandford Forum, including transfers.

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Southampton to Blandford Forum bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Blandford Forum bus services, operated by More Bus, arrive at Blandford, The Half Moon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Blandford Forum is 41 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Southampton to Blandford Forum.

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There are 483+ hotels available in Blandford Forum. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Blandford Forum.
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  • Distance: 33.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Blandford Forum, England?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Blandford Forum via POOLE, Dorset and Poole, Bus Station in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole station to Blandford, The Half Moon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole, Bus Station to Blandford, The Half Moon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
morebus.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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton to Blandford Forum
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

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