There are 4 ways to get from Taunton to Newquay by train, bus, night 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  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Newquay

$70 - $150

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Taunton to Newquay National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, line 21 bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to St Austell
  2. Take the line 21 bus from St Austell, Bus Station to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach 21 / ...

$70 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Newquay 116.8 miles

$25 - $40

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Taunton to Newquay once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $150 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Train from Taunton to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Taunton to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Taunton to Newquay?

The distance between Taunton and Newquay is 154 km. The road distance is 187 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Taunton to Newquay?

The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Newquay is to night bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Taunton to Newquay?

The quickest way to get from Taunton to Newquay is to drive which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £18 - £26.

Is there a direct train between Taunton and Newquay?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taunton and arriving at Newquay. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

Is there a direct bus between Taunton and Newquay?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Taunton and arriving at Newquay. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Taunton to Newquay?

The train from Taunton to Newquay takes 3 h 28 min including transfers and departs once daily.