Trains are an excellent way to travel to Bestival. Book your train travel to Wool where you will be able to board a Shuttle Bus to Bestival.
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We recommend using Wool Station as there will be a more regular service and the journey time is much shorter. Shuttle Buses will be available from Wool Station and Bournemouth Station to take you to Bestival, and also available from Bestival when you need to leave. Bournemouth will be a limited service operating on Thursday and Monday only.
Shuttle Bus Times for 2018 will be announced shortly – in the meantime here are the times from 2017 as a guide:
Shuttle Bus Times 2017:
Wool Rail Station – Bestival (Green Gate Bus Station)
Thursday: 07:30 – 00:40
Friday: 07:30 – 00:40
Saturday: 08:00 – 00:40
Bestival (Green Gate Bus Station) – Wool Rail Station
Saturday: 08:20 – 23:30
Sunday: 07:45 – 22:55
Monday: 05:50 – 16:50
Bournemouth Rail Station – Bestival (Green Gate Bus Station)
Thursday: 09:25 – 17:25
Bestival (Green Gate Bus Station) – Bournemouth Rail Station
Monday: 09:50 – 17:00
Shuttle Bus Prices 2017:
Payable with cash on the day – no advance tickets.