Getting to Weymouth & Portland





Getting to Weymouth in Dorset is easy!

By car

From the east: take the M3 from London, M27 from Southampton, A31, A35 from Bere Regis, then A354 from Dorchester.

From the west: take the A38 from Devon and Cornwall, A35 from Honiton and A354 from Dorchester.

By train

South West Trains (0845 6000 650) operates a twice hourly service direct from London Waterloo stopping at stations such as Winchester, Southampton, Bournemouth, Poole and Dorchester, making getting to Weymouth straightforward.

First Great Western (08457 000 125) operates a daily train service to Weymouth from Bristol, Bath, Yeovil and Dorchester.

By coach

National Express (08717 81 81 81) coaches operate out of Weymouth. There is a direct service between London and Weymouth, as well as other destinations.

By air

The nearest airports are about 1-2 hours’ drive from Weymouth:

  • Bournemouth International Airport (01202 364000)
  • Exeter Airport (01392 367433)
  • Bristol Airport (0871 334 4444)
  • BAA Southampton Airport (0844 481 7777)

By ferry

Condor Ferries (0845 609 1024) operate a daily fast ferry service between Weymouth and Jersey and Guernsey, with certain sailings connecting in Guernsey for St Malo in France.