There are 4 ways to get from Axminster to Bridgwater by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton

$34 - $79

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Bus, line 21 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station 30
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Bridgwater, Magistrates Court 21

$15

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Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Axminster to Bridgwater 29.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Axminster to Bridgwater 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Axminster to Bridgwater is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Axminster to Bridgwater is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Axminster to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Axminster, Trinity Square and arriving at Bridgwater, Magistrates Court via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Axminster to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Axminster and arriving at Bridgwater via Exeter St Davids and Taunton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Axminster and Bridgwater is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Axminster to Bridgwater without a car is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £25 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Axminster to Bridgwater, including transfers.

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Axminster to Bridgwater bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, depart from Axminster, Trinity Square station.

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Axminster to Bridgwater train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Axminster station.

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The best way to get from Axminster to Bridgwater is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £25 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 21 bus, which costs £12 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Axminster to Bridgwater.
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  • Distance: 24.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Axminster, England and Bridgwater, England?

You can take a train from Axminster to Bridgwater via Exeter St Davids and Taunton in around 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Axminster to Bridgwater via Taunton, Bus Station in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Bridgwater, Magistrates Court
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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Taxi from Axminster to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Axminster to Bridgwater bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Bridgwater, Magistrates Court station.

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Axminster to Bridgwater train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Taunton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Axminster to Bridgwater is 30 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Axminster to Bridgwater.

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