There are 4 ways to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Line 1 bus, train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Shepton Mallet, Beech House to Castle Cary Station 1
  2. Take the train from Castle Cary to Taunton

$21 - $34

Cheapest option

Line 669 bus, line 29 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 669 bus from Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph to Street, Crispin Hall 669
  2. Take the line 29 bus from Street, The Library to Taunton, Market House 29

$16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shepton Mallet to Taunton 31.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Shepton Mallet to Taunton 31.1 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Shepton Mallet, England and Taunton, England?

You can take a bus from Shepton Mallet to Taunton via Street, Crispin Hall and Street, The Library in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Castle Cary to Taunton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shepton Mallet, Beech House to Castle Cary Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Frome Minibuses
Website
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Bus from Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph to Street, Crispin Hall
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Street, The Library to Taunton, Market House
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shepton Mallet to Taunton
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yeovil Radio Cabs
Phone
+44 1935 426666
Website
yeovilradiocabs.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shepton Mallet to Taunton?

The distance between Shepton Mallet and Taunton is 44 km. The road distance is 50 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton?

The cheapest way to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton?

The quickest way to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £65 - £85.

Is there a direct bus between Shepton Mallet and Taunton?

No, there is no direct bus from Shepton Mallet to Taunton. However, there are services departing from Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph and arriving at Taunton, Market House via Street, The Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton?

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton, including transfers.