There are 5 ways to get from Nottingham to Somerset by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton

$123 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus via Birmingham  •  5 h 30 min

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

$23 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester to North Petherton National Express

$27 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Somerset 175.5 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly, night bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  4. Take the night bus from Exeter to North Petherton

$96 - $260

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Somerset via Birmingham New Street, Taunton, Taunton Station, Taunton, The Parade, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Somerset via Birmingham in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
Train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Exeter to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nottingham to Somerset?

The distance between Nottingham and Somerset is 243 km. The road distance is 281 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Somerset?

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Somerset is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 5 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nottingham to Somerset?

The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Somerset is to drive which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £26 - £40.

Is there a direct bus between Nottingham and Somerset?

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Somerset. However, there are services departing from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street and arriving at North Petherton via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Nottingham to Somerset?

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Nottingham to Somerset, including transfers.