There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton

$68 - $138

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Taunton National Express

$19 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton 136.6 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton is to bus which costs £14 - £19 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Taunton via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton. However, there are services departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Taunton via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Taunton is 116 miles. The road distance is 136.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £50 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton, including transfers.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £50 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Taunton station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Taunton station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton.
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  • Distance: 116 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Taunton, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Taunton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

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National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Taunton
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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