There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Exmoor National Park by train, bus 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

Train, bus via Westbury (Wilts)  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
  2. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

$137 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to South Molton National Express

$70 - $88

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$136 - $204

Train, bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Axminster, Trinity Square X51
  3. Take the bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station 30
  4. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate 28

$120 - $152

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Exmoor National Park 129.4 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton and Exmoor National Park is 104 miles. The road distance is 129.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Exmoor National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Southampton to Exmoor National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Exmoor National Park is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 4 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Exmoor National Park is 129 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Southampton to Exmoor National Park.

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There are 493+ hotels available in Exmoor National Park. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Exmoor National Park.
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  • Distance: 104.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Exmoor National Park, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Exmoor National Park via Salisbury, Exeter St Davids, and Barnstaple in around 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Exmoor National Park via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and South Molton in around 7 h 4 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Taunton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $50
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to South Molton
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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