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

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Train  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

£45 - £56

Cheapest option

Bus, line 174 bus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bath National Express
  2. Take the line 174 bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Shepton Mallet, Great Ostry 174

£9 - £13

3 alternative options

Train, line 174 bus  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa
  2. Take the line 174 bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Shepton Mallet, Great Ostry 174

£41 - £51

Bus  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Shepton Mallet, Police Station Superfast 3

Drive  •  2h 16m

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Shepton Mallet 121.6 miles

£18 - £27

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The cheapest way to get from London to Shepton Mallet is to bus and line 174 bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 4h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Shepton Mallet is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Shepton Mallet station. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Shepton Mallet, Police Station via Hammersmith Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 31m.

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The distance between London and Shepton Mallet is 107 miles. The road distance is 121.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Shepton Mallet without a car is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £45 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2h 56m to get from London to Shepton Mallet, including transfers.

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London to Shepton Mallet bus services, operated by Berrys Coaches, depart from Hammersmith Bus Station.

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The best way to get from London to Shepton Mallet is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £45 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 31m.

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London to Shepton Mallet bus services, operated by Berrys Coaches, arrive at Shepton Mallet, Police Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Shepton Mallet is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2h 16m to drive from London to Shepton Mallet.

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  • Distance: 107.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 56m

What companies run services between London, England and Shepton Mallet, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Castle Cary every 3 hours. Tickets cost £40 - £55 and the journey takes 1h 37m. Alternatively, Berrys Coaches operates a bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Shepton Mallet, Police Station once daily, and the journey takes 3h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from London Paddington to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £90
Bus operators
Berrys Coaches
Phone
01823 331 356
Email
info@berryscoaches.co.uk
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Shepton Mallet, Police Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Berrys Coaches
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 Bath
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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