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Trip Bristol Exeter

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Bristol to Exeter


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How to get from Bristol to Exeter?

We are suggesting 6 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Bristol Exeter. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Bristol Exeter by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Bristol and Exeter on a map as well as the route Bristol Exeter and the different connecting points (Exeter Coach Station, Exeter St Davids Railway Station, Exeter St Thomas Railway Station, Bristol Coach Station, Avonmouth Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
  • Search for a hotel in Exeter

All modes of transport Bristol Exeter

For your trip from Bristol (England, United Kingdom) to Exeter (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 65 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Bristol Exeter is a direct bound.
Trains of CrossCountry or First Great Western to Exeter leave from Bristol Temple Meads railway station in Bristol. Arrival in Exeter will take place at Exeter St Davids station (0.7 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Bristol-Exeter that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Bristol. The bus will drop you off at Exeter bus station (0.4 mi from Exeter, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Bristol bus station (0.3 mi from Bristol) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Exeter.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Bristol-Exeter.

Which carriers to travel between Bristol and Exeter?

Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Bristol in Bristol and to the one of Exeter (England United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Bristol (serving Bristol bus station at 0.3 mi from centre) and the city of Exeter where the coach will drop you off at Exeter station situated at about 0.4 mi from Exeter city centre.
Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Bristol-Exeter with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Exeter St Davids at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from Bristol to Exeter with the train which leaves Bristol Temple Meads station to arrive at Exeter St Davids railway station (England United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Bristol-Exeter (65.2 mi)

Stop cities from Bristol or cities to visit near Exeter

When travelling from Exeter to Bristol by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Taunton located at 38 mi from Bristol and 29 mi away from Exeter, Tiverton situated at 55 mi from Bristol and at approximately 13 mi from Exeter (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Exeter or back to Bristol, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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