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

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Line 303 bus, bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 303 bus from Woolacombe, Sands to Barnstaple, Bus Station 303
  2. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Taunton National Express

$14 - $18

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Line 303 bus, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 303 bus from Woolacombe, Sands to Barnstaple, Bus Station 303
  2. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton

$46 - $99

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Woolacombe to Taunton 63.7 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Woolacombe to Taunton. However, there are services departing from Woolacombe, Sands and arriving at Taunton via Barnstaple. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Woolacombe and Taunton is 50 miles. The road distance is 63.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Woolacombe to Taunton without a car is to line 303 bus and bus which takes 3 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Woolacombe to Taunton, including transfers.

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Woolacombe to Taunton bus services, operated by Filers Travel, depart from Woolacombe, Sands station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Woolacombe to Taunton is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Woolacombe to Taunton.

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There are 419+ hotels available in Taunton. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Woolacombe to Taunton.
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  • Distance: 49.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

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

You can take a bus from Woolacombe to Taunton via Barnstaple, Bus Station and Barnstaple in around 3 h 8 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
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
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Woolacombe, Sands to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
filers.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 Barnstaple to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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