There are 5 ways to get from Luton 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, bus  •  4 h 53 min

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

$95 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 707 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade 28

$67 - $79

3 alternative options

Bus, line 800 bus, train  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road
  2. Take the bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
  3. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...
  4. Take the train from Reading to Taunton
  5. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade 28

$85 - $145

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Minehead 195.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly, bus  •  6 h 29 min

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

$102 - $359

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luton to Minehead is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Minehead is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Luton and Minehead is 140 miles. The road distance is 195.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Luton to Minehead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luton to Minehead. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Minehead, The Parade via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Minehead.
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  • Distance: 140.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Luton to Minehead via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3, Taunton, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Thameslink
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 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
CrossCountry
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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Carousel Buses

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