There are 3 ways to get from Taunton to Weymouth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Castle Cary
  2. Take the train from Castle Cary to Weymouth

$36 - $67

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Bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square 30
  2. Take the bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Westham, Holland Road X53

$13 - $15

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Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Weymouth 53.7 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Weymouth is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Weymouth is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton station to Weymouth. However, there are services departing from Taunton, Bus Station and arriving at Westham, Holland Road via Axminster, Trinity Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Taunton to Weymouth. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Weymouth via Castle Cary. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Taunton and Weymouth is 40 miles. The road distance is 53.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Weymouth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £27 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Taunton to Weymouth, including transfers.

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Taunton to Weymouth bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Taunton, Bus Station.

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Taunton to Weymouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Taunton station.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Weymouth is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £27 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £12 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Weymouth.
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  • Distance: 39.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Taunton, England and Weymouth, England?

You can take a train from Taunton to Weymouth via Castle Cary in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taunton to Weymouth via Axminster, Trinity Square in around 3 h 59 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
Train from Castle Cary to Weymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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Taunton to Weymouth bus services, operated by First, arrive at Westham, Holland Road station.

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Taunton to Weymouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Weymouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to Weymouth is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Taunton to Weymouth.

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