The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London to Taunton is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 35 m
3 h 35 m
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Of the 1 buses that leave London for Taunton every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||133 miles (214 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 55 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€16)|
|Bus frequency||13 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Megabus, National Express or Flixbus|
Buses from London to Taunton cover the 133 miles (214 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express or Flixbus. Normally, there are 13 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of bus tickets is $18 (€16).
For as little as $10 (€9) you can travel by bus from London to Taunton with FlixBus and National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Bus information from London to Taunton with FlixBus:
National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Taunton bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
A major town in Somerset, Taunton is a popular destination for visitors to the West Country, handy for hikers heading to Exmoor or vacation makers planning a stay in cider country. As a stopping point on most bus routes to Devon and Cornwall, there are frequent direct buses from London to Taunton. Journey times from the capital average around four hours, with connections available in the morning, afternoon, evening and late at night, making it easy to find the right bus connection from the capital to Somerset.
The UK's national bus operator, National Express, provides direct buses from London Victoria bus Station to Taunton Tower Street terminus. Additional indirect services with National Express involve a change at Bristol Marlborough Street bus Station.
The fastest direct National Express buses from London to Taunton are late-evening connections taking three hours and 25 minutes to cover the 133-mile road route west to Somerset. Other direct trips take 15 minutes to an hour longer, depending on traffic conditions. Indirect journeys take from four hours and 35 minutes to more than seven hours.
The National Express schedule offers seven daily direct buses from London to Taunton. Departure times include two morning services, two afternoon coaches, two evening connections and a late-night departure leaving London a little before midnight. In addition, there are 11 daily indirect connections requiring a change in Bristol, with departure times from early morning to late afternoon.
Departure bus station: London Victoria bus Station is located on the south-western side of central London, served by bus routes with nearby stops on Buckingham Palace Road and by Underground trains on three lines at the nearby subway station. Facilities at the terminus include cash points, a baggage storage office, cafes, bakeries, food market, fast food outlets and a cab rank.
Arrival bus station: Taunton Tower Street Bus Station is situated on the north-eastern side of the town centre, close to local bus stops and cab ranks. Facilities at the bus station are limited, but there are coffee shops, supermarkets, cash points and a shopping centre within a few minutes' walk.
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