There are 3 ways to get from Taunton to Woolacombe by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$93 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton to Ilfracombe National Express

$13 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Woolacombe 64 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Woolacombe is to bus which costs £10 - £13 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Woolacombe is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Taunton and Woolacombe is 50 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Taunton to Woolacombe, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to Woolacombe. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Woolacombe, Sands via Ilfracombe, Methodist Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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

You can take a train from Taunton to Woolacombe via Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Taunton to Woolacombe once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
27 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
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators

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