Getting to Lyme Regis
Car - sat nav: DT7 3HR
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
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.
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.
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.
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
note: we do not usually accept arrivals after 9pm.
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
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.