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

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Bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square 30

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Axminster

$28 - $66

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Taxi  •  33m

  1. Take a taxi from Taunton to Axminster 23.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  33m

  1. Drive from Taunton to Axminster 23.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Axminster is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Axminster is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Taunton, Bus Station station and arriving at Axminster, Trinity Square. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Taunton to Axminster. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Axminster via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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The distance between Taunton and Axminster is 17 miles. The road distance is 23.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Axminster without a car is to bus which takes 1h 17m and costs .

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The bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square takes 1h 17m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Taunton to Axminster bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Taunton, Bus Station.

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Taunton to Axminster train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Taunton station.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Axminster is to bus which takes 1h 17m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £21 - £55 and takes 1h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Axminster.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 17m

What companies run services between Taunton, England and Axminster, England?

Buses of Somerset operates a bus from Taunton to Axminster hourly, and the journey takes 1h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Taunton to Axminster via Exeter St Davids in around 1h 41m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Taunton to Axminster
Ave. Duration
33m
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Taunton to Axminster bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Axminster, Trinity Square station.

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Taunton to Axminster train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Axminster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to Axminster is 23 miles. It takes approximately 33m to drive from Taunton to Axminster.

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