There are 5 ways to get from Taunton to Liverpool by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street

$102 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$25 - $34

3 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Chester

$111 - $184

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Liverpool 221.2 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$86 - $256

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Liverpool is to bus which costs £19 - £26 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Liverpool is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to Liverpool station. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Taunton to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Taunton and Liverpool is 167 miles. The road distance is 221.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Liverpool without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £75 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Taunton to Liverpool, including transfers.

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Taunton to Liverpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Taunton station.

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 166.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Taunton to Liverpool via Birmingham New Street in around 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taunton to Liverpool via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Chester
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
First Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Bus operators
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 Taunton to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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