There are 4 ways to get from Weymouth to Ilminster by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Weymouth to Yeovil Pen Mill
  2. Take the bus from Yeovil, Bus Station to Ilminster, Market House Superfast 2

$25 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus, line 30 bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Westham, Holland Road to Axminster, Trinity Square X53
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Ilminster, Orchard Vale 30

$11 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Weymouth to Ilminster 43.6 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Weymouth to Ilminster 43.6 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Weymouth to Ilminster is to bus and line 30 bus which costs £8 - £9 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Weymouth to Ilminster is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Weymouth to Ilminster. However, there are services departing from Westham, Holland Road and arriving at Ilminster, Orchard Vale via Axminster, Trinity Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Weymouth and Ilminster is 29 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Weymouth to Ilminster without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £18 - £28.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Weymouth to Ilminster, including transfers.

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Weymouth to Ilminster bus services, operated by First, depart from Westham, Holland Road station.

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Weymouth to Ilminster bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Ilminster, Orchard Vale station.

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Map of how to get from Weymouth to Ilminster.
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  • Distance: 29.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Weymouth, England and Ilminster, England?

You can take a bus from Weymouth to Ilminster via Axminster, Trinity Square in around 3 h 44 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Weymouth to Yeovil Pen Mill
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Yeovil, Bus Station to Ilminster, Market House
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Ilminster, Orchard Vale
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Weymouth to Ilminster
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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