There are 5 ways to get from London to Ilminster by bus, train or car

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Bus Berrys Coaches  •  3 h 20 min

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

$43

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Taunton National Express

$22 - $27

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton

$95 - $161

Train, line 30 bus  •  4 h 28 min

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

$51 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from London to Ilminster 142.8 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hammersmith Bus Station station and arriving at Ilminster, Market House. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between London and Ilminster is 128 miles. The road distance is 142.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Ilminster without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs .

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The bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Ilminster, Market House takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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London to Ilminster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Ilminster is to bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 52 min.

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London to Ilminster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Taunton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Ilminster is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from London to Ilminster.

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There are 597+ hotels available in Ilminster. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London to Ilminster.
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  • Distance: 127.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between London, England and Ilminster, England?

Berrys Coaches operates a bus from London to Ilminster 3 times a day. Tickets cost $43 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Ilminster hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $160 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $160
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
$43
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
$6
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Taunton
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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