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

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

Train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$108 - $156

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 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

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 14 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 41 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 37 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 - $218

Train to Newcastle, fly to Bristol, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  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

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Somerset is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Somerset is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 32 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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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Liverpool to Somerset, including transfers.

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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 6 h 40 min.

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Somerset via Birmingham New Street, Taunton, Taunton Station, Taunton, The Parade, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 5 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Somerset via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 6 h 40 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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
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
$25 - $35
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 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $100
Bus operators
National Express
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 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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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