There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade 28

$88 - $149

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Fly from London City  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Cardiff (CWL) LCY - CWL

$69 - $214

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade 28

$83 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Minehead 179.8 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from London Heathrow  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cardiff (CWL) LHR - CWL

$125 - $482

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead is to train and bus which costs £65 - £120 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Minehead is 145 miles. The road distance is 179.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead, including transfers.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs £60 - £85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £95 - £370 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Minehead is 180 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Minehead.

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British Airways, Vueling Airlines, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 414+ hotels available in Minehead. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Minehead.
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  • Distance: 144.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Minehead, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Minehead via Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Taunton, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 5 h 40 min. Alternatively, Flybe, KLM and five other airlines fly from London Paddington Station to Minehead hourly.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Cork
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Exeter, Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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 Airport London T2,3 to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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