There are 3 ways to get from Ilfracombe to Taunton by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilfracombe to Taunton National Express

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station 21A / ...
  2. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton

$46 - $99

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Ilfracombe to Taunton 61.3 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ilfracombe to Taunton is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilfracombe to Taunton is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Ilfracombe and Taunton is 47 miles. The road distance is 61.3 miles.

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The bus from Ilfracombe to Taunton takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilfracombe and arriving at Taunton. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from Ilfracombe to Taunton once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 15 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
$13 - $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
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Ilfracombe, Marlborough Road to Barnstaple, Barclays Bank
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
filers.co.uk

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