Lt TAXIS in Shaftesbury, Dorset
Our Shaftesbury Taxi Service
Whether you are out and about in Shaftesbury or need to get somewhere from your home, your friends address or simply have an appointment... then Lt taxis can help!
With guaranteed low prices and friendly courteous drivers you can be assured of a pleasant journey all the way... and you won't be out of pocket! Any journey is undertaken by our Lt Taxis, providing we have cars available, so if your journey is at a peak time, always try to book in advance to ensure we have a car for you.
Lt taxis will cover Shaftesbury and all surrounding areas, in fact we cover the whole of the South West! Bearing that in mind, it allows our driver to take you anywhere, however far you need to go, there are no mileage limits with our guys!
So... submit an online enquiry to get a no obligation quote....we know you wont be disappointed!!
Shaftesbury is situated on the intersection of the A30 and the A350, and is known as the Gateway to the South West. It is a small market town and its recorded history goes back to the Saxon hilltop forts.
Shaftesbury has a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants for the tourists and is one of the friendliest towns in the area. Nearby are the towns of Gillingham. Mere and Sturminster Newton. Shaftesbury also has the ruins of an Abbey along with lots of other historical buildings and is also the home of "Gold Hill" where the famous Hovis advert was filmed in 1973.
There is also a very interesting museum in Shaftesbury, entrance is free and it gives an insight into how life was back in the years for the "Shastonians"
Events in Shaftesbury
Shaftebury hosts many events.. including the Wings and Wheels Fly In, Gillingham and Shaftesbury Agricultural show, Gillingham Walking Festival, Gold Hill fair and the medieval weekend at Shaftesbury Abbey to name only a few!. Others include....
- Shaftesbury Carnival,
- Grand Shaftesbury Run
- Of course there are other events held in local villages and towns too.
Where is Shaftesbury?
Shaftesbury is situated on the intersection of the A30 and the A350, and is known as the Gateway to the South West. It lies midway between Salisbury and Yeovil. Directly north lies Warminster at 16 miles away and to the South, Blandford Forum at just over 12 miles away.
The nearest railway station is at Gillingham only 5 miles away. The nearest airport is Bournemouth international. The nearest ferry port to Salisbury is Portsmouth International terminal.
Where can our Shaftesbury taxis meet you?
There are numerous landmarks and places in and around Shaftesbury where our LT taxis could pick you up from or drop you off to. This could be your own front door if you wish! However here are a few you may care to remember when you are out and about on your travels.
- The Ugly Duckling Cafe.
- Shaftesbury Museum
- The Half Moon
- Shaftesbury Medical Centre
- Smiles Dental, Shaftesbury.