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A bustling Victorian seaside resort, Swanage has retained its charm and popularity for good reasons. Visit for lovely sandy beaches and the town’s location on the beautiful Jurassic Coast – a World Heritage Site.

Why not combine your MV Balmoral trip with a ride on the Swanage Heritage Railway? Steam through the scenic Dorset countryside, passing historic Corfe Castle before returning home on the ship! 

View map of the departure point

Sailing from: Swanage Pier

Postcode:  BH19 2AW

Access: By road – A35/ A351/ High Street

Car parking: Swanage District Council car parks including Broad Road [short walk].
Norden Park & Ride located at BH20 5DW connecting to Swanage via Swanage Heritage Railway or bus.

Public transport: Wareham Railway Station (11.2 miles) with services to London/Bournemouth/Southampton and more. Taxi or bus service 40 from Wareham to Swanage.

Local bus stop: Swanage, Bus station (0.5 miles). Frequent services in local area and service 50 to/from Bournemouth.
Please use http://www.traveline.info/ to plan your journey.

Additional local information: Swanage Tourist Information. Tel: 01929 422885

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