Getting Here

Wimborne Minster Folk Festival takes place in the historic market town of Wimborne Minster in Dorset.

Buses Taxis

By Road

Wimborne has good road connections with easy access from the A31, B3082 and B3078.

Information on Parking - Car parks and bicycle parking.

By Public Transport

The most convienent train station is Poole, with train services operated by South Western Railway.

Regular buses service Wimborne during the folk festival from Poole and Bournemouth. Bus services are operated by More Buses (3, 4 & 13).

Route 3 runs every 30 minutes to and from Poole to Wimborne Monday to Saturday daytime (and is faster).

Route 4 runs every 30 minutes to and from Poole to Wimborne every day (but is slower).

Note: Only half of Route 4 Buses go as far as Wimborne, only those that do, are listed in the tables below.

Route 13 goes to and from Bournemouth to Wimborne every 30 minutes Monday to Saturday daytime and hourly on Sunday and the evening.

Note there will be a temporary bus stop by the Campsite, this is on the route of the 3, and the 4's that go via Corfe Mullen in the evenings and on Sunday.

Buses in Bold Blue are additional buses being run for the festival.

RouteTo WimborneFrom Wimborne
Route 3Friday Saturday Friday Saturday
Route 4Friday Saturday Sunday Friday Saturday Sunday
Route 13Friday Saturday Sunday Friday Saturday Sunday

By Taxi

This is a list of Taxi firms. Note only those from East Dorset can wait at Taxi ranks in Wimborne, others can pick up booked passengers.

East DorsetCanford Taxis01202 886666
East DorsetColehill & Wimborne Radio Cabs01202 888810
East DorsetWimborne Cabby01202 887766
East DorsetWimborne Minster Cars & Taxis Ltd01202 888888
East DorsetWimborne Taxis Limited01202 884444
PooleAriel Taxis01202 747333
PoolePoole Town Taxis01202 691000
PoolePRC Streamline01202 373737
PooleSouth Coast Cabs01202 888777
BournemouthPRC Streamline01202 373737
BournemouthUnited Taxis01202 779999
BournemouthUnited Taxis01202 556677