There are 4 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset by train, bus or car

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  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton

$122 - $185

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to North Petherton National Express

$67 - $88

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) 673
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) X8
  3. Take the train from Oxford to Taunton

$86 - $160

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Somerset 151.4 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Somerset, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Somerset via Birmingham New Street, Taunton, Taunton Station, Taunton, The Parade, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milton Keynes to Somerset via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park), Milton Keynes Coachway, and Heathrow Airport London in around 6 h 17 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Kite
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point M3) to Aylesbury, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Milton Keynes to Somerset?

The distance between Milton Keynes and Somerset is 188 km. The road distance is 242 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset?

The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset?

The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset is to drive which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £23 - £35.

Is there a direct bus between Milton Keynes and Somerset?

No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at North Petherton via Milton Keynes Coachway and Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset?

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Milton Keynes to Somerset, including transfers.