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There are 11 ways to get from Lancaster to South Petherton by train, night bus, bus, car or plane

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Train via London

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Crewkerne

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Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Lancaster to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Taunton, BP Garage

Train

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton

Train #2

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Taunton

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster University, Underpass to Shudehill Interchange
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Shudehill Interchange to Bristol Bond St
  3. Take the bus from Bristol Bond St to Taunton Blackbrook Park Avenue

Drive

  1. Drive from Lancaster to South Petherton

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU)
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  4. Take the train from Salisbury to Yeovil Junction

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to Bristol, bus

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS)
  4. Take the bus from Bristol Airport Terminal to Taunton Blackbrook Park Avenue

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Shipley
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU)
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  4. Take the train from Salisbury to Yeovil Junction

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, train

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT)
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeovil Junction

Lancaster to South Petherton by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Lancaster and South Petherton is around 6h 39m and covers a distance of around 279 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 39m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry and Hatch Green Coaches, the Lancaster to South Petherton service departs from Lancaster and arrives in South Petherton, St. James Street Church. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 8m
Layover time:
1h 31m
Total time:
6h 39m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 39m
Journey distance:
279 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:58
Last service departs at:
10:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lancaster to South Petherton train, walk and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to South Petherton is to night bus and bus which costs £18 - £35 and takes 10h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Lancaster to South Petherton is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lancaster to South Petherton. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at South Petherton, St. James Street Church via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Cabot Circus and Taunton, Ilminster Road Busway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 47m.

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The distance between Lancaster and South Petherton is 215 miles. The road distance is 265.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to South Petherton without a car is to train via London which takes 6h 11m and costs £160 - £440.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Lancaster to South Petherton, including transfers.

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Lancaster to South Petherton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Lancaster station.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to South Petherton is to train via London which takes 6h 11m and costs £160 - £440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £55 and takes 11h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Lancaster to South Petherton bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Taunton, BP Garage station.

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Map of how to get from Lancaster to South Petherton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 215.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Lancaster, Lancashire, England and South Petherton, England?

You can take a train from Lancaster to South Petherton via London Euston, Euston station, Waterloo station, London Waterloo, and Crewkerne in around 6h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lancaster to South Petherton via Lancaster University, Underpass, Manchester Shudehill Interchange, Bristol Bond St, Taunton Blackbrook Park Avenue, and Taunton, Ilminster Road Busway in around 11h 59m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £280
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £170
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £330
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £240
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£28 - £180
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£85 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£220 - £300
Train from Lancaster to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £160
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £95
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£65 - £95
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Crewkerne
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £120
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £26
Train from Salisbury to Yeovil Junction
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£17 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£29 - £34
Train from Exeter Central to Yeovil Junction
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£21 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £45
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £35
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £17
Off-Peak Day Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £40
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£24 - £35
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£29 - £40
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£26 - £45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£23 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from Lancaster to Shipley
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£22 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£27 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £28
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £120
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
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
Night bus from Lancaster to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Taunton, BP Garage
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Taunton, BP Garage
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£11
Website
Stagecoach South West
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Taunton, BP Garage
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Lancaster University, Underpass to Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Manchester Shudehill Interchange to Bristol Bond St
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £21
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Bristol Bond St to Taunton Blackbrook Park Avenue
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Bristol Airport Terminal to Taunton Blackbrook Park Avenue
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £12
Website
Megabus UK

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Yes, the driving distance between Lancaster to South Petherton is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4h 23m to drive from Lancaster to South Petherton.

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Blue Islands Limited and Eastern Airways offer flights from Manchester Airport to Southampton Airport.

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