There are 3 ways to get from London to Castle Cary by train, bus 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

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

$70 - $130

Cheapest option

Train, line 647 bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Gillingham (Dorset)
  2. Take the line 647 bus from Gillingham Station to Castle Cary, Horse Pond Inn 647

$42 - $59

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London to Castle Cary 121.5 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between London, England and Castle Cary, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Castle Cary every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham Station to Castle Cary, Horse Pond Inn
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Castle Cary is 172 km. The road distance is 194 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Castle Cary is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Castle Cary is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £50 - £100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Castle Cary. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

The train from London Paddington to Castle Cary takes 1 h 44 min including transfers and departs every four hours.