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Poole to Dorchester coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£5.20
Shortest Duration0h 40m
Trips per day6
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How much does a coach ticket from Poole to Dorchester cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average coach fares from Poole to Dorchester were £6.83.

The best way to find cheap coach tickets from Poole to Dorchester is by booking earlier as most coach companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 16 days out, tickets are on average £0.81 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the coach ride from Poole to Dorchester?

The distance between Poole and Dorchester is approximately 19.87 miles, or 31.97 kilometers. The average travel time for a coach between these two cities is around 1 hour and 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 40 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most coaches are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your coach has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by coach from Poole to Dorchester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Poole to Dorchester by coach is at 00:00 on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 00:00 on Sunday is when the fewest number of coach tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the coach departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What coach companies travel from Poole to Dorchester?

On average there are 6 coach trips per day. National Express has the most options for departures from Poole to Dorchester, with an average of 6 trips per day and 13 monthly trips. One coach carrier currently travels from Poole to Dorchester. Of the 6 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Poole to Dorchester start at £9.25.

1 carriers offer Poole to Dorchester coach trips

National Express

Book National Express from Poole to Dorchester from £5.20. There are 6 National Express schedules from Poole to Dorchester and you can expect on average to pay £7.14 for a National Express ticket to Dorchester. In Poole, National Express departs to Dorchester from Parkstone and 3 other stations. In Dorchester, National Express arrives at South Station and no other station.

An average trip on National Express from Poole to Dorchester takes 1 hours and 54 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Dorchester in 0 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay £7.64 for a weekend getaway to Dorchester.

Toilet
WiFi
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 54m
Avg. Price
£7.14

Plan your next adventure

There are 4 stations you could depart from, depending on the coach line you travel with. Most coach trips to Dorchester will depart from these stations in Poole:
  • Parkstone
  • Seldown Coach Park
  • Branksome
  • Bournemouth University
Coaches from Poole arrive in Dorchester at one main station:
  • South Station