There are 3 ways to get from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Warren Road 28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Reading to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 140.5 miles

£24 - £40

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate. However, there are services departing from Reading Town Centre, Market Place and arriving at Minehead, Butlins Main Gate via Reading and Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 40m.

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The distance between Reading and Minehead, Butlins Main Gate is 110 miles. The road distance is 140.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 4m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate, including transfers.

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Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Reading station.

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Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Minehead, Butlins Main Gate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate is 141 miles. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate.

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  • Distance: 109.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Reading, England and Minehead, Butlins Main Gate, England?

You can take a bus from Reading to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate via Reading and Taunton, Bus Station in around 5h 40m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £90
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £90
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Warren Road
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express

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