Directions from Oxford to Somerset

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 12 min

$79 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. 66
  2. 376
  3. 75 / ...

$43 - $78

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. LHR|the airline / ...
  2. National Express

$58 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. 113.9 miles

$24 - $40

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Somerset via Reading, Taunton, Taunton Station, Taunton, The Parade, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Somerset via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Heathrow Airport London in around 5 h 29 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Street, The Library to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Hatch Green Coaches
Website
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Bus from Street, The Library to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Street, Crispin Hall to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oxford and Somerset is 142 km. The road distance is 182 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Somerset is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Somerset is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £18 - £27.

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at North Petherton via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Oxford to Somerset, including transfers.