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There are 3 ways to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Ilfracombe to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade 28

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  57m

  1. Take a taxi from Ilfracombe to Minehead 36.2 miles

$120 - $160

1 alternative option

Drive  •  57m

  1. Drive from Ilfracombe to Minehead 36.2 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilfracombe to Minehead. However, there are services departing from Ilfracombe and arriving at Minehead, The Parade via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 14m.

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The distance between Ilfracombe and Minehead is 28 miles. The road distance is 36.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead without a car is to bus which takes 4h 14m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead, including transfers.

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

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Ilfracombe to Minehead bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Minehead, The Parade station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilfracombe to Minehead is 36 miles. It takes approximately 57m to drive from Ilfracombe to Minehead.

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There are 423+ hotels available in Minehead. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead.
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  • Distance: 28.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Ilfracombe, England and Minehead, England?

You can take a bus from Ilfracombe to Minehead via Taunton, Bus Station in around 4h 14m.

Bus operators
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 Ilfracombe to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Buses of Somerset
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Ilfracombe to Minehead
Ave. Duration
57m
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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