There are 5 ways to get from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Yatton
  2. Take a taxi from Yatton to Cheddar Gorge

$48 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus, line 126 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Taunton, The Parade to Wells, Bus Station 29
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Wells, Bus Station to Cheddar, Tweentown 126

$13 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 126 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Weston-super-Mare, Marine Parade to Cheddar, Tweentown 126

$20 - $54

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge 29.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge 29.4 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge. However, there are services departing from Taunton, The Parade and arriving at Cheddar, Tweentown via Wells, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Taunton and Cheddar Gorge is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge, including transfers.

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Taunton to Cheddar Gorge bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, depart from Taunton, The Parade station.

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Taunton to Cheddar Gorge bus services, operated by First, arrive at Cheddar, Tweentown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to Cheddar Gorge is 29 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge.

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There are 777+ hotels available in Cheddar Gorge. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge.
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Taunton, England and Cheddar Gorge, England?

You can take a bus from Taunton to Cheddar Gorge via Wells, Bus Station and Cheddar, Tweentown in around 3 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Yatton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
30 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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
22 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
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Weston-super-Mare, Marine Parade to Cheddar, Tweentown
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Wells, Bus Station to Cheddar, Tweentown
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, The Parade to Wells, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Yatton to Cheddar Gorge
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com

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