Poundbury is really easy to get to and is a great place to visit or to take a relaxing break on a longer journey. This is how you find us!
From the East
Poundbury is approximately 26 miles west of Poole. If you are visiting from the east, follow the A35 around the south of Dorchester until you arrive at the roundabout with the A37. Take the 3rd turning into Poundbury on the B1305 and relax!
From the West
Poundbury is approximately 13 miles east of Bridport. Follow the A35 until you arrive at the roundabout with the A37. Take the 2nd turning into Poundbury on the B1305 and you’re here!
From the North
Poundbury is about 20 miles south of Yeovil. From Yeovil, follow the A37 south until you arrive at the roundabout with the A35. Take the 1st turning into Poundbury on the B1305 and you’ve made it!
From the South
Poundbury is approximately 9 miles from Weymouth (so there are no excuses for not hitting the beach while you are here!) Leave Weymouth and head north to Dorchester on the A354. When you reach the roundabout with the A35, take the first exit, joining the A35 signed to Honiton. Follow the A35 until you arrive at the roundabout with the A37. Take the 3rd turning into Poundbury on the B1305 and you’re here!
Poundbury is in easy reach of both Dorchester South and West rail stations. If you arrive at Dorchester South, it is a 25 minute walk or 5 minute car journey to Poundbury. If your train comes in to Dorchester West, it is only 20 minutes on foot or 3 by car!
Poundbury is linked to Dorchester and beyond by a great bus service, including electric buses that regularly run between Poundbury and Dorchester. Check out our map to find out where the bus stops are.
Parking is free in Poundbury and is in plentiful supply. The best way to see Poundbury is to park up and wander through the streets and squares. Check our map on the website if you need some directions or pick up a copy of our map from retailers and businesses around Poundbury.