Links – timetables, travel information

BUSES

Dorset For You website – buses   www.dorsetforyou.com/travel-dorset/bus

A new list of services on which concessionary passes may be used before 9.30 on weekdays can be accessed in a PDF file on the DCC webpage

https://www.dorsetforyou.com/travel-dorset/bus/national-bus-pass-concessionary-travel

Traveline  http://traveline.info

First Buses  www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/dorset

Damory Bus Company   www.damory.co.uk

Wilts and Dorset Bus Company   www.morebus.co.uk/rural-routes.shtml

Apps for Android Smartphones:

First

Catch that Bus

Apps for iPhone:

Next Bus – this appears to be discontinued as of 2018, please get in touch if you know of an iPhone app

To Find Bus Times using a mobile phone (not smartphone):

Text the bus stop number (printed on the bus stop sign) to 84268. This will cost you 25p plus the normal cost of a text from your phone.

Use your browser to go to www.nextbuses.mobi/ and search by postcode, street & town or a stop name & town.

WATAG is now a member of bususers.org

TRAINS

Dorset For You website – trains   www.dorsetforyou.com/travel-dorset/rail

National Rail Travel Planner  www.nationalrail.co.uk

South Western Railway  www.southwesternrailway.com/

Great Western Trains https://www.gwr.com/

Traveline  http://traveline.info

GENERAL

Transport Direct – all forms travel planner http://www.transportdirect.info (discontinued by government) 

TravelWatch SouthWest – http://travelwatchsouthwest.org/

TravelWatch SouthWest (TWSW) is a social enterprise company which acts as an advocate for passengers to lobby for the improvement of public transport in the region and works closely with local authorities, business organisations, partnerships and other stakeholder groups. With the dissolution of the former Rail Passengers Committee for Western England in July 2005, TWSW is the representative body for public transport users throughout the South West of England.

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