Finding Exford Hostel
Tel: +44 (0) 1643 831229
Use Postcode TA24 7PU
OS Map: 181
OS Grid ref: SS853383
Getting to us:
Details on how to get to Exmoor Hostel from the M5 Motorway Junction 25. Distance 26 miles, approx. time: 3/4 hour - 1 hour.
Leave junction 25 (Taunton) follow the A358 from Taunton towards Minehead for about 3 miles and then turn left (under the railway bridge) along the B3224. After about 10 miles you will come to Raleigh's Cross (pub). Go straight past and then turn right following the B3224 which changes course here.
Continue for approx. 6 miles until you reach Wheddon Cross. Go straight across at the crossroads following the signs to Exford (Approx. 5 miles). Once you have arrived in Exford, continue through until you get to the bridge. Cross over the bridge and take the left turning. Immediately taking the first left into the hostel car park. We are located on the bridge by the river.
There are international flights to Bristol, Exeter & Newquay airports. It is then possible to book a taxi or hire a car to get to the hostel.
Bristol & Exeter are only about 1 1/2 hours away. Newquay is 2 1/2 hours. Heathrow is 3 1/2 hours away by car.
Trains, Coach & Buses:
Taunton train station is only about 2 hours from London Paddington. It is also in close proximity to both Exeter and Bristol, on estimate about 1/2 hour to 45 mins. Coach and bus services run regularly from major Cities to Taunton. Please check the transport company shcedules for times.
Once arrived at Taunton train station, its about 1 hour by taxi or mini bus. You can arrange transport from the train station below.
Taxi & Car Hire:
If you are looking for a taxi, we recommend the following local companies:
Chris' Car Taxi Service: 07773 6001253
Winsford Private Hire: 01643 851351
Winsford Car Hire: 01643 851232
1st Call Exmoor Taxis: 01643 863355
For information on Car Hire, Click here