There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster by bus, train 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 National Express  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Taunton National Express

$53 - $61

Cheapest option

Train, line 30 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Axminster
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Ilminster, Orchard Vale 30

$47 - $72

3 alternative options

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  4 h 51 min

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

$47 - $49

Train, bus, line 30 bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station to Taunton, The Parade 1 / ...
  4. Take the line 30 bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Ilminster, Holly Cottage 30

$112 - $187

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster 129.5 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Ilminster is 113 miles. The road distance is 129.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Ilminster, Market House via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Bus operators
National Express
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Ilminster, Market House
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station to Taunton, The Parade
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Ilminster, Holly Cottage
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Ilminster, Orchard Vale
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Hatch Green Coaches
Website
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station to Taunton, The Parade
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk

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