There are 4 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Basingstoke, Railway Station 033
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Axminster

$42 - $64

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Bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square 30

$57 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster 140.4 miles

$30 - $45

Train, Tube, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  4. Take the train from Exeter Central to Axminster

$103 - $328

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Axminster, Trinity Square via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Axminster is 121 miles. The road distance is 140.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Axminster, Trinity Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 580+ hotels available in Axminster. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster.
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  • Distance: 120.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Axminster, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Axminster via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 5 h 27 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to Axminster
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Exeter Central to Axminster
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Heathrow Central Bus Station to Basingstoke, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Taunton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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