There are 4 ways to get from Taunton to Brecon 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 Bristol Temple Meads  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the bus from Abergavenny, Bus Station (Abergavenny Bus Station) to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) X43 / ...

$54 - $126

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) T4 / ...

$60 - $95

Train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$62 - $134

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Brecon 103.7 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Taunton and Brecon is 66 miles. The road distance is 103.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Brecon without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Taunton to Brecon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to Brecon is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Taunton to Brecon.

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There are 301+ hotels available in Brecon. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Brecon.
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  • Distance: 66 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Taunton, England and Brecon, Wales?

You can take a train from Taunton to Brecon via Bristol Temple Meads, Cardiff Central, Merthyr Tydfil, and Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Abergavenny, Bus Station (Abergavenny Bus Station) to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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