The ten mile journey from Wareham to Swanage can be taken by car or bus.
For your SatNav: BH19 1AN (This will take you to Main Beach car park in Victoria Avenue)
Journey time: around 20 minutes
Through Wareham town
If you’re coming from, or stopping at, the pretty Saxon walled town en route to Swanage, simply continue along the B3075 through Wareham and across the causeway through to Stoborough.
Take the first exit onto the A351 at the Stoborough/Furzebrook roundabout. Follow the A351 through the villages of Corfe Castle and Harman’s Cross, and continue on until you get to High Street in Swanage, which leads on to Victoria Avenue.
The car park will be on your right, just after the signs for Swanage Golf Games.
Bypassing Wareham town
Simply follow the A351 bypass, taking the second exit at the Furzebrook roundabout to continue on the A351 towards Corfe Castle and Swanage.
No. 40 Purbeck Breezer MoreBus
Journey time: Around 40 minutes.
The No. 40 Poole – Swanage bus stops at various points in Wareham (the train station as well as several points in town). There are also stops along the way in Stoborough, Corfe Castle, Kingston and Langton Matravers.
This direct bus route stops in the heart of Swanage town at the bus station.
You can view the bus timetable on the morebus website: https://www.morebus.co.uk/services/SQ/40
By steam train
Norden – Swanage Railway heritage line
Journey time: Around 20 minutes (variable)
Check the Swanage Railway timetable: https://www.swanagerailway.co.uk/re-opening-services