Swanage is within the Dorset County council area, a sample local postcode is BH19 2DW. Shown below is information about bus, express coach and rail transport (plus a few other local facilities) around Swanage.





bus stops


Bus and coach Services

 Bus and coach Services
There are 10 local bus services from Swanage, listed here.

A list of destinations is shown further down this page. Click here for a list of the local transport providers. For more comprehensive information about the local transport facilities (including a listing of bus stops) click here.
Click here to book Megabus services from Swanage.

Train Services

  Train Services
To get to the nearest train station (Dorchester, South Rail Station), look for bold names in the 'Destinations by local bus' list below.

Click here for train bookings and services from the nearest station to Swanage.


A map of Swanage can be found here. To buy local maps of Swanage click here. You can also obtain an Ordnance Survey map centered on Swanage.


Various accommodation is available local to Swanage such as Premier Inn and Travelodge. Also holiday cottages are available, for other accommodation options, click here.

Other local services

Swanage is an access point for a long distance walk, details here.

Other local services
Advice about attractions and hotels near Swanage from Trip Advisor is available here, taxis can be booked here. Books about Swanage are available here.

Map of Bus services from Swanage

Destinations by direct local bus from Swanage.
Destinations shown in bold offer access to express coach or train services.
Click on any place name below to get details of the local bus service from Swanage:

   Branksome Park
   Swanage, Bus Station
   Canford Cliffs
   Weymouth, College
   Coombe Keynes
   Corfe Castle
   Durdle Door
   Durlston Country Park
   East Stoke
   Harmans Cross
   Herston Cross
   Holton Heath
   Langton Matravers
   Lulworth Cove
   Lytchett Minster
   Melcombe Regis
   Sandford, Middle School
   Wareham, Middle School/Purbeck School/
   Radipole, Morrisons
   Kingston, near Corfe Castle
   Swanage, New Swanage
   Waterloo, Poole Grammar School
   Sandbanks Ferry
   Melcombe Regis, Sealife Centre
   Sandbanks, St Anns Hospital
   Stoborough Green
   Herston, Swanage Middle School
   West Cliff
   West Lulworth
   Preston, Weymouth Bay Holiday Park
   Winfrith Newburgh
   Winterborne Monkton

Transport facilities

 Place nameDescriptionNumber of services
 Swanage, All Saints Church  All Saints Church, Ulwell Road 
 Swanage, Beach Cottage  Ivy Cottage, Shore Road 
 Swanage, Gilbert Road  Gilbert Road 
 Swanage, Coach Park  Coach Park 
 Swanage, Pier Head  Pier Head, Encombe Road 
 Swanage, Wordsworth House  Wordsworth House, Durlston Road 
 Swanage, Hospital  Hospital, Queens Road 
 Swanage  Lloyds Bank 
 Swanage, Sefton Court  Mowlem Court 
 Swanage, Cecil Road  Cecil Road, High Street 
 Swanage, Police Station  Argyle Road, Kings Road West 
 Swanage, St Marys Church  St Marys Church, Kings Road West 
 Swanage, Pinacles Reach  Pinnacles Reach, Durlston Road 
 Swanage, Sunnydale  Sunnydale 
 Swanage, Swanage Pier Approach  Swanage Pier Approach, High Street 
 Swanage, Mowlem Court  Mowlem Court, Rempstone Road 
 Swanage, Sandpit Field  Banjo Pier, Shore Road 
 Swanage, Crows Nest Inn  Crows Nest Inn, Ulwell Road 
 Swanage, Castleton Hotel  Crows Nest Inn, Ulwell Road 
 Swanage, Baptist Church  Howard Road, High Street 
 Swanage, The Mowlem  The Mowlem, Shore Road 
 Swanage, Russell Avenue  Russell Avenue, Bon Accord Road 
 Swanage, Newton Road  Newton Road, Bon Accord Road 
 Swanage, Grosvenor Road  Pinnacles Reach, Durlston Road 
 Swanage, Pier Approach  Pier Approach, High Street 
 Swanage, Swanage (Swanage Railway)  Swanage (Swanage Railway) 

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