South West Coast Path - Lyme Regis to Poole

Luggage Transfers covers the entire South West Coast, including this section between Lyme Regis and Poole.  Established in 2009, we move over 35,000 bags each year for visitors walking and cycling throughout the South West.

Below, you’ll find more information about the route, as well as some example itineraries and a link to our walker friendly accommodation for this section of the South West Coast Path.

Start: Lyme Regis
Finish: Poole
Total Distance: 86 miles / 138.4 km
Luggage transfers available: 1st March to 31st October

Popular walking itinerary between Lyme Regis and Poole

Day 1 - Lyme Regis to West Bay (10 miles / 16.5 km)
Day 2 - West Bay to Abbotsbury (9.5 miles / 15 km)
Day 3 - Abbotsbury to Portland Bill (16.5 miles / 26.5 km)
Day 4 - Portland Bill to Weymouth (11 miles / 17.5 km)
Day 5 - Weymouth to Lulworth (11 miles / 17.5 km)
Day 6 - Lulworth to Worth Matravers (15.5 miles / 25 km)

It is essential that you check the Lulworth Ranges in order for you to walk this route. Please click here to view further information.

Day 7 - Worth Matravers to Poole (15.5 miles / 25 km)

Relaxed walking itinerary between Lyme Regis and Poole

Day 1 - Lyme Regis to Seatown (7 miles / 11.5 km)
Day 2 - Seatown to West Bexington (8.5 miles / 14 km)
Day 3 - West Bexington to Chickerell (11 miles / 17.5 km)
Day 4 - Chickerell to Portland Bill (11.5 miles / 18.5 km)
Day 5 - Portland Bill to Weymouth (11 miles / 18 km)
Day 6 - Weymouth to Lulworth (11 miles / 17.5 km)
Day 7 - Lulworth to Chapmans Pool (12.5 miles / 20 km)

It is essential that you check the Lulworth Ranges in order for you to walk this route. Please click here to view further information.

Day 8 - Chapmans Pool to Swanage (9 miles / 14.5 km)
Day 9 - Swanage to Poole (7.5 miles / 12 km)

Fast paced walking itinerary between Lyme Regis and Poole

Day 1 - Lyme Regis to Abbotsbury (19.5 miles / 31.5 km)
Day 2 - Abbotsbury to Portland Bill (16.5 miles / 26.5 km)
Day 3 - Portland Bill to Osmington Mills (16 miles / 25.5 km)
Day 4 - Osmington Mills to Worth Matravers (21.5 miles / 35 km)

It is essential that you check the Lulworth Ranges in order for you to walk this route. Please click here to view further information.

Day 5 - Worth Matravers to Poole (15.5 miles / 25 km)