There are 6 ways to get from Nottingham to Somerset 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.

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Train  •  5 h 16 min

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

$115 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to North Petherton National Express

$23 - $32

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 5 min

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

$93 - $141

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Somerset 175.5 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$110 - $258

Train to Chester, fly to Bristol, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Crewe
  2. Fly from Chester (CEG) to Bristol (BRS) CEG - BRS
  3. Take the bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$114 - $277

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Somerset is to bus which costs £17 - £25 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Somerset is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2 h 57 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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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Nottingham to Somerset, including transfers.

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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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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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 16 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Nottingham to Somerset once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
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
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Nottingham to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Stapleton Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Train from Derby to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
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
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

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