Wiveliscombe Area Website

Wiveliscombe is well served by road and public transport.

Roads

Wiveliscombe is situated on the B3227 Taunton - Barnstaple road (formerly the A361), 4 miles from the Devon/Somerset border and 10 miles from Taunton. From Junction 25 of the M5 the route is well signed through the North of Taunton.There is also access from Junction 26 via Wellington. Wiveliscombe has two car parks, one in North Street and the other off Croft Way.

Buses

First - Service 25

This services runs from Monday to Saturday (except public holidays), to/from Wiveliscombe and Taunton Bus Station. It calls at Langley Marsh, Wiveliscombe, Milverton, Hillcommon, Oake, Norton Fitzwarren, Staplegrove and Taunton Bus Station.

First - Service 25B

This services runs from Monday to Saturday, (except public holidays) to/from Dulverton and Taunton Bus Station. It calls at Bampton, Shillingford, Waterrow, Wiveliscombe, Milverton, Hillcommon, Oake, Norton Fitzwarren, Staplegrove and Taunton Bus Station.

Stagecoach - Service 9

This services runs from Monday to Saturday, (except public holidays) to/from Wiveliscombe and Wellington, calling at Milverton and Langford Budville.

Wivey Link Community Transport

Wivey Link service is available for all local residents of Wiveliscombe and surrounding villages and is coordinated from the Wiveliscombe Community Office.

Taxis

Wivey Taxis (01823 400009) is locally based. If you need a taxi to or from Taunton Station, why not pre-book? Wivey Taxis will be waiting when you arrive. Arrangements can be made for transport to/from local airports by contacting 'Ken's Airport Travel' (01823 276666).

Rail

The nearest main line railway station is Taunton for trains to London Paddington, Plymouth and the West Country, South Wales, Bristol and Bath (www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/TAU.html)

An up to date timetable from trains to/from this station can be obtained from First Great Western (www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk) or Cross Country Trains (www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk).

Taxis operate outside the station and buses to Wiveliscombe leave from the Bus station in the centre of Taunton.

 

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