There are 7 ways to get from London to Minehead by train, bus, car or plane

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 Great Western Railway, bus  •  3 h 17 min

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

$87 - $147

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade 28

$26 - $31

5 alternative options

Train South Western Railway, bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Yeovil Junction
  2. Take the bus from Yeovil, Bus Station to Taunton, Bus Station 54
  3. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade 28

$64 - $84

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London to Minehead 180.6 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Cardiff  •  6 h 57 min

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

$67 - $210

Fly to Exeter, train, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade

$89 - $329

Fly to Bristol, train, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Bristol (BRS) LCY - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade

$188 - $680

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Minehead is to bus which costs £20 - £24 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Minehead is to train and bus which costs £65 - £120 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between London and Minehead is 147 miles. The road distance is 180.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from London to Minehead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Minehead. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Minehead, The Parade via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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

You can take a bus from London to Minehead via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, KLM, Flybe and four other airlines fly from London to Minehead hourly.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London City to Bristol via Jersey
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from London City to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London City to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from London City to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
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
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
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
Hourly
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Yeovil, Bus Station to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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