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 22 min

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

$58 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  5 h 4 min

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

$50 - $52

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton

$119 - $200

Train, line 30 bus  •  5 h 38 min

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

$53 - $79

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

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

$27 - $40

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 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Bus operators
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
$47
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Ilminster, Orchard Vale
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Want to know more about US trains?, How to get from JFK to New York City and Getting to Milan from the airport - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster?

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Ilminster is 182 km. The road distance is 207 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster?

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster?

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £19 - £29.

Is there a direct bus between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Ilminster?

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Ilminster, Market House via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster?

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Ilminster, including transfers.

Trips from London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

London Heathrow Airport LHR to Custom House DLR Station London Heathrow Airport LHR to Birmingham New Street Station London Heathrow Airport LHR to Ashford International Station London Heathrow Airport LHR to Penge East Station London Heathrow Airport LHR to Cheddar London Heathrow Airport LHR to Hilton London Angel Islington London Heathrow Airport LHR to Wellcome Genome Campus London Heathrow Airport LHR to Hockley Birmingham England London Heathrow Airport LHR to Mytchett London Heathrow Airport LHR to St Paul s Cathedral London Heathrow Airport LHR to Osuna London Heathrow Airport LHR to Notting Hill Gate Underground Station London Heathrow Airport LHR to Hilton Cologne London Heathrow Airport LHR to Pornichet London Heathrow Airport LHR to Rose And Crown Hotel London England London Heathrow Airport LHR to Evershot London Heathrow Airport LHR to Bermondsey Millwall Football Ground London Heathrow Airport LHR to Marwell Hotel A Bespoke Hotel Winchester London Heathrow Airport LHR to Casole d Elsa London Heathrow Airport LHR to Woodley Wilmington Close Church Road London Heathrow Airport LHR to Southfield School England London Heathrow Airport LHR to Bournville Station London Heathrow Airport LHR to Harefield Manor Hotel Romford London Heathrow Airport LHR to Tinshill Silk Mill Way Bedford Mount London Heathrow Airport LHR to Hyde Road stadium London Heathrow Airport LHR to Corpus Christi College Oxfordshire England London Heathrow Airport LHR to New Cross Marquis Of Granby London Heathrow Airport LHR to St Katherine Coleman London Heathrow Airport LHR to Countesthorpe London Heathrow Airport LHR to Seen Kreis 3 Iberg