There are 7 ways to get from Liverpool to Somerset by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton

$130 - $231

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Bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to North Petherton National Express

$25 - $33

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Train, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square to Bristol, Bus Station 7Xp
  3. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$79 - $117

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Somerset 215.3 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Chester, fly to Bristol, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Chester
  2. Fly from Chester (CEG) to Bristol (BRS) CEG - BRS
  3. Take the bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$93 - $186

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$81 - $217

Train to Newcastle, fly to Bristol, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  3. Take the bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$115 - $283

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool station to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and arriving at North Petherton via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Somerset is 162 miles. The road distance is 215.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Somerset without a car is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Liverpool to Somerset, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Somerset bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Somerset is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Chester Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Liverpool to Somerset bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at North Petherton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Somerset is 215 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to drive from Liverpool to Somerset.

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Germania offers flights from Chester Airport to Bristol Airport.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Somerset.
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  • Distance: 161.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Somerset, England?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Somerset via Stafford, Bristol Temple Meads, and Taunton in around 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Somerset via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Chester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $100
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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