Arrival information

Airport Collection

We can arrange for you to be collected from the Airport to ensure your safe arrival. Please contact Maria Smith-International Student Coordinator for further information (international@huish.ac.uk). A minimum of 2 weeks notice is required.

We are offering FREE flight transfers on the 1st September 2018 for Huish students arriving in the morning at Heathrow Airport. In order to secure your place, please complete the flight details form and return this to Maria Smith by the 24th August 2018 - maria@richuish.ac.uk.

Flight details request form

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How to get here

If you travel to the UK by air, you will probably arrive at one of London’s main international airports – Heathrow or Gatwick. 

From Heathrow
By Train:
Heathrow Express rail service to Paddington Train Station (London). Journey time approx 15 minutes. Paddington Train Station to Taunton Train Station – there are regular trains to Taunton, for further information, please visit www.nationalrail.co.uk. Journey time is approximately 2 - 3 hours and will cost up to £100 depending on time of booking.

From Gatwick
By Train:
Gatwick Express rail service to Victoria Train Station (London) - Journey time - approx 30 minutes, runs every 15 minutes.

If you wish to travel to Taunton by train from London, providing you notify us in advance we can arrange for a taxi to collect you from Taunton Train Station.

Other useful travel websites:
www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk
www.nationalexpress.com

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Joey Wu on settling into Huish.

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