There are 5 ways to get from Warminster to Shaftesbury by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 89 bus, line 86 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 89 bus from Warminster, Market Place to Hindon, The Square 89
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Hindon, The Square to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall 86

$12

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Warminster to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)
  3. Take the bus from Gillingham Station to Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court X2

$23 - $39

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Warminster, Market Place to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row D1
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall 29 / ...

$14

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Warminster to Shaftesbury 15.5 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Warminster to Shaftesbury 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Warminster to Shaftesbury. However, there are services departing from Warminster, Market Place and arriving at Shaftesbury, The Town Hall via Hindon, The Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Warminster and Shaftesbury is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Warminster to Shaftesbury without a car is to line 89 bus and line 86 bus which takes 2 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Warminster to Shaftesbury, including transfers.

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Warminster to Shaftesbury bus services, operated by Frome Minibuses, depart from Warminster, Market Place station.

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Warminster to Shaftesbury bus services, operated by Tourist Coaches, arrive at Shaftesbury, The Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warminster to Shaftesbury is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Warminster to Shaftesbury.

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There are 278+ hotels available in Shaftesbury. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Warminster to Shaftesbury.
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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Warminster, England and Shaftesbury, Dorset, England?

You can take a bus from Warminster to Shaftesbury via Hindon, The Square in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Warminster to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $20
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Warminster to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Gillingham (Dorset)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Frome Minibuses
Website
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Bus from Warminster, Market Place to Hindon, The Square
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Tourist Coaches
Website
touristcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hindon, The Square to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
touristcoaches.co.uk
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham Station to Ivy Cross, John Shoobridge Court
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Shaftesbury, The Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Warminster to Shaftesbury
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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