There are 5 ways to get from Nottingham 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 19 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Taunton

$103 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to North Petherton National Express

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Birmingham New Street  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$113 - $163

Train, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Gloucester
  2. Take the train from Gloucester to Yate
  3. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$88 - $130

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Somerset 175.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Nottingham Station Street and arriving at North Petherton via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Somerset is 152 miles. The road distance is 175.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Somerset without a car is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Nottingham to Somerset, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Somerset bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Somerset is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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Nottingham to Somerset bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at North Petherton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Somerset is 176 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Nottingham to Somerset.

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  • Distance: 152.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Somerset, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Nottingham to Somerset every 2 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Somerset via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Nottingham to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Yate
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Nottingham Station Street to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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