There are 4 ways to get from London to Watchet by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Watchet, Paper Mill 28 / ...

$86 - $147

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Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Watchet, Paper Mill 28 / ...

$24 - $29

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London to Watchet 172.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  6 h 45 min

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

$65 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from London to Watchet is to bus which costs £18 - £22 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Watchet is to train and bus which costs £65 - £120 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Watchet. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Watchet, Paper Mill via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between London and Watchet is 141 miles. The road distance is 172.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Watchet without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from London to Watchet, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Watchet is to bus which takes 4 h 50 min and costs £18 - £22. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £45 - £160 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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London to Watchet bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Watchet, Paper Mill station.

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Map of how to get from London to Watchet.
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  • Distance: 140.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from London to Watchet via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, Flybe, KLM and four other airlines fly from London to Watchet 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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
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 Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Hatch Green Coaches
Website
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station Bridge to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, The Parade to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hatchgreencoaches.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
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Watchet is 173 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from London to Watchet.

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Vueling Airlines, British Airways, KLM and Flybe offer flights from London City Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 442+ hotels available in Watchet. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £4.

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