There are 4 ways to get from Taunton to Telford by train, bus or car

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Train CrossCountry  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central

$77 - $133

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Telford National Express

$21 - $29

2 alternative options

Train via Cardiff Central  •  5 h 22 min

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

$88 - $149

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Telford 156.4 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to Telford. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Telford via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Taunton to Telford. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Telford Central via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Taunton and Telford is 119 miles. The road distance is 156.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Telford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Taunton to Telford, including transfers.

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

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Taunton to Telford train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Taunton station.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Telford is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 15 min.

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Taunton to Telford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Telford station.

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Taunton to Telford train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Telford Central station.

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Telford.
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  • Distance: 118.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

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

You can take a train from Taunton to Telford via Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taunton to Telford via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 6 h 15 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Train from Cardiff Central to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Telford Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
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
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
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Telford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to Telford is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Taunton to Telford.

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