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

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Train  •  2h 7m

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

$34 - $89

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Bus, line 21 bus  •  2h 29m

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

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Axminster to Bridgwater 29.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  39m

  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 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Axminster to Bridgwater is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Axminster to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Axminster, Hospital and arriving at Bridgwater, Magistrates Court via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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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 2h 7m.

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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 2h 7m and costs £25 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m 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, Hospital 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 2h 7m and costs £25 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus and line 21 bus, which costs and takes 2h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Axminster to Bridgwater.
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  • Distance: 24.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 7m

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 2h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Axminster to Bridgwater via Taunton, Bus Station in around 2h 29m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Axminster, Hospital to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Bridgwater, Magistrates Court
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Axminster to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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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 39m to drive from Axminster to Bridgwater.

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