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

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Line 1 bus, train  •  1 h 45 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

$18 - $30

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

$14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

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

$85 - $110

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Shepton Mallet to Taunton 31.1 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 47 min.

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

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The distance between Shepton Mallet and Taunton is 27 miles. The road distance is 31.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton, including transfers.

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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.

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The best way to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton without a car is to line 1 bus and train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £14 - £24.

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Shepton Mallet to Taunton bus services, operated by Frome Minibuses, depart from Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph station.

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Map of how to get from Shepton Mallet to Taunton.
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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

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
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
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
$7
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
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shepton Mallet to Taunton
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Yeovil Radio Cabs
Phone
+44 1935 426666
Website
yeovilradiocabs.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk

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