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

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to London Paddington

$90 - $157

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, Abbey 724

$58 - $65

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Bus Berrys Coaches  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton, Kings Arms to Hammersmith Bus Station Superfast 2 / ...

$61 - $68

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to St Albans 159.2 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to St Albans City

$93 - $338

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at St Albans, Abbey via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Taunton and St Albans is 131 miles. The road distance is 159.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to St Albans without a car is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Taunton to St Albans, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Taunton to St Albans is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Taunton to St Albans bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at St Albans, Abbey station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to St Albans is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Taunton to St Albans.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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  • Distance: 130.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between Taunton, England and St Albans, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Taunton to St Albans hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $140 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, Berrys Coaches operates a bus from Taunton to St Albans every 4 hours. Tickets cost $47 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
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
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Kings Arms to Hammersmith Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, Abbey
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)

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