There are 6 ways to get from Peterborough 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.

Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 53 min

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

$106 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

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

$24 - $32

4 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 49 min

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

$127 - $188

Train, bus  •  5 h 57 min

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

$79 - $94

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Somerset 194.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly, bus  •  5 h 47 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 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Somerset is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Somerset is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 24 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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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Peterborough to Somerset, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at North Petherton via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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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, Great Portland Street Underground Station, Regent's Park Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, London Paddington, Taunton, Taunton Station, Taunton, The Parade, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Somerset via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 7 h 5 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 Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
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
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
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
$46
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to North Petherton
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
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

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