CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol to Ilminster every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 29 min. 4 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Bristol to Ilminster hourly. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. 2 other operators also service this route.
How to get from Bristol to Ilminster
From Bristol Temple Meads train to Taunton Station, bus to Taunton, Bus Station, then bus to Ilminster, Market House. 2 h 11 min £43. From Broadmead, Cabot Circus bus to Taunton, Ilminster Road Busway then line 30 bus to Ilminster, Market House. 2 h 47 min £17. From Bristol drive to Ilminster. 1 h 3 min £10.