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Exeter to Birmingham

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1 suggested route to go from Exeter to Birmingham by train, car, bus

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Trip Exeter Birmingham

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance141 mi
Direct lineYes

How to go from Exeter to Birmingham ?

You're planning a trip from Exeter to Birmingham and like many travellers you are looking for the best and the cheapest mode of transport to travel between Exeter Birmingham? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to Birmingham. Fill in the date of your trip to Birmingham and Vivanoda will display all the transport offers. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Exeter - Birmingham offer that suits you best.

To reach your destination from Exeter, you will travel with CrossCountry, Blablacar, National Express, MegaBus or First Great Western by buses, carpooling or trains.

All modes of transport Exeter-Birmingham

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Carpool from Exeter to Birmingham

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a Exeter-Birmingham ride. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

Carpooling differs from the other means of transport because of an undefined timetable. So, you have more probabilities to find Exeter-Birmingham rides five days before your date of travel than three months. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Birmingham.

Exeter to Birmingham bus

If you are looking for a bus service from Exeter to Birmingham, you're lucky because there actually is a direct service.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Exeter and Birmingham and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Birmingham.

  • Very low prices! On the Exeter Birmingham line, carrier fares are often unbeatable compared to other modes of transport: carpooling or train.
  • Almost all coaches are equipped with a WiFi connection, which is very welcome to travel the 141 mi of the trip.
  • These are professional drivers who will drive you to Birmingham safely and confidently.

Which coach companies to travel between Exeter and Birmingham?

The bus service between the city of Exeter and Birmingham is operating by multiple coach companies: MegaBus and National Express.

MegaBus Exeter BirminghamNational Express Exeter Birmingham

Bus stops in Exeter

You will have to arrive at your Exeter stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. In general, the destination 'Birmingham' is displayed at the front of the bus with the other cities served. Then, all you have to do is to validate your ticket with the driver of National Express or MegaBus, to deposit your luggage in the trunk and to find your seat.

  • Exeter

Arrival bus stations in Birmingham

Once the bus has arrived at Birmingham, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Birmingham

Train Exeter to Birmingham

Is it possible to go directly by train from Exeter to Birmingham?

Indeed, the cities of Birmingham and Exeter are linked with a direct train connection. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Birmingham and there may be fewer direct trains from Exeter on certain days. To find the cheapest Exeter-Birmingham train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity Train Exeter Birmingham

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between Exeter and Birmingham with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Exeter Birmingham train companies

There is only one rail company for this journey: CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Exeter Birmingham

Railway stations from Exeter

  • Exeter St Davids
  • Exeter St Thomas

Arrival train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Which carriers to travel between Exeter and Birmingham?

Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Exeter-Birmingham with the train from Exeter St Davids railway station (0.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham New Street at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from Exeter to Bristol with the train which leaves Exeter St Thomas station to arrive at Bristol Temple Meads railway station (England United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Exeter in Exeter and to the one of Birmingham (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Exeter (serving Exeter bus station at 0.4 mi from centre) and the city of Birmingham where the coach will drop you off at Birmingham station situated at about 0.5 mi from Birmingham city centre.
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Exeter-Birmingham (141.1 mi)
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