There are 5 ways to get from Chard to London by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 30 bus, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Chard, Boden Street to Taunton, Bus Station 30 / ...
  2. Take the train from Taunton to London Paddington

$85 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton to London Earl's Court National Express

$22 - $27

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to London Waterloo

$50 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Chard to London 143.5 miles

$30 - $45

Line 30 bus, train, fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Chard, The Guildhall to Axminster, Rail Station
  2. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
  3. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY

$78 - $292

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chard to London is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chard to London is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Chard and London is 131 miles. The road distance is 143.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Chard to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chard to London. However, there are services departing from Chard, Boden Street and arriving at London Earl's Court via Taunton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Chard, England and London, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Chard to London hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Chard to London 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Axminster to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Chard, Boden Street to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Chard, The Guildhall to Axminster, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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