There are 5 ways to get from Ilminster to London by bus, train, night bus 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  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilminster, Market House to Hammersmith Bus Station Superfast 2

$45

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Taunton to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$23 - $29

3 alternative options

Line 30 bus, train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Ilminster, Orchard Vale to Taunton, Bus Station 30
  2. Take the train from Taunton to London Paddington

$89 - $159

Line 30 bus, train South Western Railway  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Ilminster, Market House to Axminster, Rail Station 30
  2. Take the train from Axminster to London Waterloo

$51 - $81

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Ilminster to London 139.7 miles

$30 - $45

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

Berrys Coaches operates a bus from Ilminster to London 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Bus operators
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Ilminster, Market House to Hammersmith Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Ilminster, Orchard Vale to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Ilminster, Market House to Axminster, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ilminster to London?

The distance between Ilminster and London is 204 km. The road distance is 223 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ilminster to London?

The cheapest way to get from Ilminster to London is to night bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 5 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ilminster to London?

The quickest way to get from Ilminster to London is to drive which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £21 - £35.

Is there a direct bus between Ilminster and London?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilminster, Market House and arriving at Hammersmith Bus Station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Ilminster to London?

The bus from Ilminster, Market House to Hammersmith Bus Station takes 3 h 25 min including transfers and departs three times a day.