There are 4 ways to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. National Express
  2. 28

$21 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. 21 / ...
  2. 28

$54 - $106

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. 36.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  57 min

  1. 36.2 miles

$7 - $12

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

You can take a bus from Ilfracombe to Minehead via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 4 h 1 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Ilfracombe, Marlborough Road to Barnstaple, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilfracombe to Minehead
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ilfracombe and Minehead is 45 km. The road distance is 58 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 57 min.

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

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 4 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Ilfracombe to Minehead, including transfers.