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There are 4 ways to get from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train, line 126 bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Castle Combe, Village Centre to Chippenham, Town Bridge 35A
  2. Take the train from Chippenham to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
  4. Take the line 126 bus from Weston-super-Mare, Station Approach to Cheddar, Tweentown 126

£23 - £114

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Castle Combe, The Lodge to Bath City Centre, Bath Abbey X79
  2. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Wells, Bus Station 174 / ...

£7 - £12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge 37.4 miles

£75 - £95

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge 37.4 miles

£5 - £9

Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Castle Combe and Cheddar Gorge is around 3h 42m and covers a distance of around 67 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 42m. Operated by Faresaver, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge service departs from Castle Combe, Village Centre and arrives in Cheddar Gorge. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 42m
Fastest journey time:
3h 42m
Journey distance:
67 miles
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
£23
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:56
Last service departs at:
08:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge bus, walk and train schedules

Castle Combe → Cheddar Gorge
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cheddar Gorge is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge. However, there are services departing from Castle Combe, The Lodge and arriving at Cheddar, Tweentown via Bath City Centre, Bus Station and Wells, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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The distance between Castle Combe and Cheddar Gorge is 27 miles. The road distance is 37.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge without a car is to bus and train and line 126 bus which takes 4h 15m and costs £22 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge, including transfers.

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Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge bus services, operated by Faresaver, depart from Castle Combe, The Lodge station.

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Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge bus services, operated by First, arrive at Wells, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge is 37 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge.

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Map of how to get from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Castle Combe, England and Cheddar Gorge, England?

You can take a bus from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge via Bath City Centre, Bath Abbey, Bath City Centre, Bus Station, Wells, Bus Station, and Cheddar, Tweentown in around 4h 29m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chippenham to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £24
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£9 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
Faresaver
Phone
+44 1249 444444
Email
sales@faresaver.co.uk
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Castle Combe, Village Centre to Chippenham, Town Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Faresaver
Bus from Castle Combe, The Lodge to Bath City Centre, Bath Abbey
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Faresaver
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Weston-super-Mare, Station Approach to Cheddar, Tweentown
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Wells, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Castle Combe to Cheddar Gorge
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Mitchs Taxis
Phone
+44 7825 413 547
Corsham Taxis
Phone
+44 1249 701 111
Website
corshamtaxis.yolasite.com
Webb's Taxis
Phone
+44 1249 471 076
Taxi 247 Cirencester
Phone
+44 7735 602 648
Website
taxi247cirencester.com
Swift Taxi
Phone
+44 7933 394 883
Russell's Taxis
Phone
+44 1249 400 100
Website
russellstaxis.co.uk
Ezy's Taxis
Phone
+44 1249 650 088
Melksham Taxis
Phone
+44 1225 700 000
Website
melkshamtaxis.co.uk
Adina Taxis
Phone
+44 1380 721 034
A A P Taxis
Phone
+44 1225 706 133
Website
aandptaxis.com

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