Trains to Taunton

A lively county town with a backdrop of picturesque rolling hills, there’s nothing quite like spending time in Taunton; one of Somerset’s hidden gems. Book your trains to Taunton with GWR, pay no booking fees and pick up Nectar points too.

Where do GWR trains to Taunton arrive and depart?

GWR trains arrive and depart from Taunton train station; just a short walk from the town centre and the region’s major motorway, the M5.

Which train services run direct to Taunton?

Direct trains from Swindon, Bristol, and Cardiff all run to Taunton as well as services from Wales such as Swansea and Llanelli.

When is the best time to travel to Taunton by train?

Off-peak services offer the quietest journeys into Taunton. 

By travelling outside of busy commuter times or at the weekend, you can take advantage of cheaper train tickets too.

Train tickets to Taunton

Save money on your Taunton train tickets by buying tickets in advance or by taking advantage of a group travel discount. Check out our range of money saving ticket options below.

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