There are 3 ways to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum 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  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X5
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Blandford, Market Place 20

$25

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bournemouth
  3. Take the bus from Poole Railway Station to Blandford, The Half Moon X8

$86 - $134

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Blandford Forum 69.7 miles

$14 - $22

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

You can take a bus from Swindon to Blandford Forum via Salisbury, Blue Boar Row and Salisbury, Endless Street in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Damory Coaches
Phone
01202 338 420
Email
enquiries@damory.co.uk
Website
damory.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Blandford, Market Place
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
damory.co.uk
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole Railway Station to Blandford, The Half Moon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Swindon to Blandford Forum?

The distance between Swindon and Blandford Forum is 82 km. The road distance is 111 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum?

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum?

The quickest way to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum is to drive which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £10 - £16.

Is there a direct bus between Swindon and Blandford Forum?

No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Blandford Forum. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at Blandford, Market Place via Salisbury, Endless Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum?

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Swindon to Blandford Forum, including transfers.