The map below shows the counties of England with Dorset highlighted:
We offer downloads of the county map:
- Map of English counties with Dorset highlighted – png format
- Map of English counties with Dorset highlighted – jpg format
Readers are welcome to print or display the maps for non-commercial purposes. Credit must be given to this website.
Detailed Map – Dorset Coast and County Border
A Google map of Dorset with the county border and coast is shown below. It includes towns such as Dorchester, Bournemouth, and Weymouth.
The county town is the Dorchester. Other towns in Dorset include Bournemouth, Poole, Weymouth, Christchurch, Ferndown, Wimborne Minster, Bridport, Verwood, and Blandford Forum.
The Jurassic Coast is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is located on the southern coast of England, running from Exmouth in Devon to Swanage in Dorset. Exposed cliffs and rocks date back to the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods. Fossil hunting is a popular activity here.
National Trust properties in Dorset include Kingston Lacy, Corfe Castle, and Brownsea Island.
Dorset is one of a handful of English counties with no motorways.
Bournemouth is the busiest railway station in the county.
Services from this station include trains to Poole, London Waterloo, Weymouth, Birmingham New Street, and Winchester.
Bournemouth Airport offers commercial flights to European destinations.
Current weather conditions and a 5-day weather forecast for Bournemouth can be found here.
The county borders of Dorset are shown on the map below. Zoom out to see where the county is located in relation to other areas of the UK.
Zoom in for street maps of the Dorset towns and villages.