Directions from Southampton to Minehead

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Recommended option

Train, bus via Westbury (Wilts)  •  4 h 11 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, The Parade 28

$63 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to Bristol National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol to Minehead, Butlins National Express

$19 - $27

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 10 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, The Parade 28

$45 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Minehead 117.5 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton and Minehead is 149 km. The road distance is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Minehead is to bus which costs £14 - £20 and takes 6 h.

The quickest way to get from Southampton to Minehead is to drive which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £18 - £28.

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton to Minehead. However, there are services departing from Southampton and arriving at Minehead, Butlins via Bristol. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Southampton to Minehead, including transfers.

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Minehead, England?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Minehead via Bristol in around 6 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Taunton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
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, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton to Bristol
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol to Minehead, Butlins
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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