There are 6 ways to get from Peterborough to Somerset by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton

$129 - $252

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Bus  •  7 h 35 min

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

$24 - $33

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough 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

$125 - $180

Train, bus Berrys Coaches  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to North Petherton, Verriers Superfast 1

$77 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Somerset 194.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$95 - $345

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at North Petherton via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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The distance between Peterborough and Somerset is 157 miles. The road distance is 194.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Somerset without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Peterborough to Somerset, including transfers.

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Peterborough to Somerset bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Peterborough station.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Somerset is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Peterborough to Somerset is 194 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to drive from Peterborough to Somerset.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Somerset.
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  • Distance: 157.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Peterborough to Somerset via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, and Taunton in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Somerset via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Peterborough to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Grand Central
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
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 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
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 Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to North Petherton, Verriers
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
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 Peterborough to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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