Week-End Bed and Breakfast at Ammonite Cottage, Lyme Regis

Getting to Lyme Regis

By Car - sat nav: DT7 3HR
From London / South East
Take the M3 South and leave at junction 8 (A303) after Basingstoke. Continue past Andover and Stonehenge on the A303 and leave after passing Yeovil and Ilminster onto the A358, signposted to Chard. Continue through Chard and Axminster following signs to Lyme Regis. Turn left up the A35 and then second right on the B 3165. After 3 miles you are in Lyme

From the South.
Travelling West on the M27 from Southampton, continue as it becomes the A31. Join the A35 at Bere Regis, pass Dorchester and past the first two signs for Lyme Regis. Turn left after the Hunter's Lodge onto the B 3165, sign posted Uplyme. 3 miles to Lyme.

From the North / Wales / Scotland.
Take the M5 South towards Exeter. Leave at junction 25, the A358 signposted Chard and Ilminster. Continue through Chard and Axminster following signs to Lyme Regis. Turn left up the A35 and then second right on the B 3165. Approx. 3 miles to Lyme.

From the West
Take the A30 from Exeter to Honiton, then change onto the A35 towards Dorchester. Continue past Axminster and turn right onto the B 3165 signposted Lyme Regis and Uplyme.

Car Parking
Lyme is not an easy place to park a car. There is no parking available at the cottage. For loading and unloading it is usually possible to park at the Library (30 metres away) with 1 hour free parking.
Long term parking advice will be given on arrival

Please note: we do not usually accept arrivals after 9pm.

The nearest airports are Bristol, Exeter and Bournemouth. There are railway and taxi links from Heathrow and Gatwick to the West Country.

A picturesque journey through the West Country by Train on the London Waterloo to Exeter line alighting at Axminster where buses or taxis can be used to complete the last 5 miles.
There are frequent services to Exeter St David's. Connecting services are available at Exeter to Axminster.
Visit National Rail Enquiries for further information.

The CoastlinX53 service stops at Lyme Regis. To find out more about the Jurassic Coast Bus Service and the regular buses that run to and from Lyme Regis contact Traveline on tel: 0870 6082608 or visit Traveline for further information.

National Express operate direct coach services to Lyme Regis throughout the summer season. Contact tel: 08705 808080 or visit National Express

Sea Routes
From the Channel Islands and St.Malo to Weymouth by Condor Catamaran Services ferries.
Fast car ferries run from the French ports to Poole and Weymouth.

Revised: 2018