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Public Transport details for Somerset County council




This website has information about bus/coach/rail services in the Somerset County council area, as well as most of the rest of Great Britain and Ireland. There are also links to other on-line transport information.  
The council's own website (which is dreadful for transport information) is available here (Telephone 01823 255696).
PLEASE NOTE: THIS SITE IS NOT CONNECTED WITH THIS ORGANISATION IN ANY WAY.
 
Bus and Coach Transport information
This website contains details of 185 bus and 27 coach services that run within Somerset County council's area. Details also available of 33 bus/coach operators that are located here and 41 companies that operate the local public transport services.
    To book coach tickets in this area, click here.


Rail transport information
This website contains details of 33 train services that run within Somerset County council's area.
    To book train tickets in this area, click here.


Other Public Transport information
There appear to be 4286 bus stops or bus/coach/rail stations in this area. A file that can be used in Google Earth for these points is available here. Public transport information provision is excellent in this area. Last reviewed 2009. (Explanation)

Hospitals served by public transport in this area:
  Taunton, Musgrove Park Hospital
  Minehead, Hospital
  Yeovil, Hospital
  Shepton Mallet, Community Hospital
  Glastonbury, West Mendip Community Hospital
  South Petherton, Hospital
  Burnham on Sea, Hospital
  Yeovil, Kingston Road Hospital
  Frome, Hospital
  Williton, Hospital
  Bridgwater, Community Hospital



Supermarkets served by public transport in this area:
  Yeovil, Tesco
  Frome, Sainsburys
  Minehead, Tesco
  Street, Sainsburys
  Preston Plucknett, Asda
  Lyngford, Coop
  Chilcompton, Coop
  Chard, Tesco
  Bridgwater, Sainsburys


Other information
The site also has a general map of the Dorset region here and a list of 835 local cities, towns and villages. A Google Earth file for these is available here, see the Google Earth details below to find out how to use this file. Details of accomodation in this area is available here.

Long distance walks in this area:
  CHANNEL TO CHANNEL
  Coleridge Way
  MACMILLAN ABBOTSBURY TO LANGPORT LINK
  MACMILLAN WAY
  MACMILLAN WAY WEST
  Mendip Way
  MONARCHS WAY
  SAMARITANS WAY SOUTH WEST
  South West Coast Path - North


 
TOTAL KNOWN BUS/COACH/TRAIN JOURNEYS
Approx
Monday-Friday
journeys/day
1460 
 
Approx Schoolday
only journeys/day
124 
 
Approx Saturday journeys1123 (76%) 
 
Approx Sunday journeys347 (23%) 
 
Services without
information
17 
 
 
 
Google Earth map for Somerset County council area

If you have the Google Earth client (downloadable for free here) then a Google Earth KML file version of the maps on the right can be found here for bus services, and here for coach/train services. Each service can be clicked on to show start/finish points.
Map of local bus services
Map of local bus services in Somerset County.
Map of long distance coach and train services
Map of coach/train services from Somerset County.

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