There are 5 ways to get from Taunton to Shepton Mallet by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 1 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Castle Cary
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Castle Cary Station to Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph 1 / ...

$20 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton, The Parade to Wells, Bus Station 29

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 29 bus, line 669 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Taunton, The Parade to Street, Crispin Hall 29
  2. Take the line 669 bus from Street, The Library to Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph 669

$14

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taunton to Shepton Mallet 31.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Shepton Mallet 31.1 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Shepton Mallet is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Shepton Mallet is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between Taunton and Shepton Mallet is 27 miles. The road distance is 31.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Taunton to Shepton Mallet, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to Shepton Mallet. However, there are services departing from Taunton, The Parade and arriving at Shepton Mallet, ALDI via Wells, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Taunton, England and Shepton Mallet, England?

Buses of Somerset operates a bus from Taunton to Shepton Mallet every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Castle Cary Station to Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.uk
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
Bus from Taunton, The Parade to Street, Crispin Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Frome Minibuses
Website
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Bus from Street, The Library to Shepton Mallet, Cenotaph
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
s101282612.websitehome.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Taunton to Shepton Mallet
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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