There are 9 ways to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Edinburgh to Cardiff  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL) EDI - CWL

$73 - $221

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Bus  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

$47 - $55

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Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate

$84 - $221

Fly Edinburgh to Exeter, train, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate

$100 - $270

Train to Glasgow, fly to Cardiff  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cardiff (CWL) GLA - CWL

$92 - $272

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

$245 - $370

Train, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

$186 - $271

Train, bus via Manchester Piccadilly  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
  4. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

$210 - $317

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins 425.7 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins is to bus which costs £35 - £45 and takes 14 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins is to fly which costs £55 - £170 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Minehead, Butlins Main Gate via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 13 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Minehead, Butlins is 330 miles. The road distance is 425.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 26 min and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins is to fly which takes 4 h 52 min and costs £55 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £45 and takes 14 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Minehead, Butlins Main Gate station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins.
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  • Distance: 330 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Minehead, Butlins, England?

Flybe flies from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 14 h 13 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $26
Train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Edinburgh to Taunton
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Single
$170 - $270
Off-Peak Single
$200 - $300
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Taunton
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins is 426 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to drive from Edinburgh to Minehead, Butlins.

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Flybe offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 392+ hotels available in Minehead, Butlins. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5.

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