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Silk Mills Park and Ride has 760 car parking spaces and is handy for drivers coming from West Somerset and for people who need to get to Musgrove Park Hospital – about 7 minutes away. The town centre is about 13 minutes away.

The buses run every 20 minutes on from Monday to Saturday.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday – 6.45am to 7.30pm (from the town centre) and 7.37pm (from the hospital)
Saturday – 8.35am – 6.08pm (from the town centre)


  • Waiting room with toilet facilities. Open 6am to 5pm Monday to Friday. These facilities are closed on Saturdays.

You can find the full Park and Ride schedule, including all pick up and drop off locations here.

For more information about the park and ride service please see our Taunton Park and Ride information page.

Car park information


Address Silk Mills Park & Ride, Taunton TA1 5AA, UK