London to Exeter

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

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Trip London Exeter

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance157 mi
Direct lineYes

How to get from London to Exeter?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip London 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, plane).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey London 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 London and Exeter on a map as well as the route London Exeter and the different connecting points (Exeter Central Railway Station, Exeter Coach Station, Exeter St Davids Railway Station, Exeter Airport, London Waterloo Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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Which carriers to travel between London and Exeter?

Railway companies
First Great Western provides a rail connection London-Exeter with the train from London Paddington railway station (2.5 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Exeter St Davids at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
CrossCountry transports passengers on a rail line from Newton Abbot to Exeter with the train which leaves Newton Abbot station to arrive at Exeter St Davids railway station (England United Kingdom)
South West Trains operates the train journey London-Exeter with the train from London Waterloo railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Exeter Central at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Exeter (157.8 mi)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London 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 London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 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.
FlyBE carries out a flight from London City LCY airport situated 8.1 mi away from the city centre of London to Exeter (arrival at Exeter EXT airport)

All modes of transport London-Exeter

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

Carpool from London to Exeter

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a London-Exeter ride. Instead of driving alone the car from London to Exeter, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. So, you surely have better chances to get London-Exeter rides searching three days in advance than one month. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Exeter.

London to Exeter bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between London and Exeter.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between London and Exeter and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Exeter.

  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from London to Exeter watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • The modern buses that you take from London to Exeter are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.
  • You are driven to Exeter by professional and experienced drivers which inspires confidence and security!

What are the bus companies operating the London Exeter ?

Several bus companies serve the cities of London and Exeter with direct bus line: MegaBus and National Express.

MegaBus London ExeterNational Express London Exeter

Bus stops in London

Depending on the company, it is requested to be present at the bus stop in London from 15 to 30 minutes before the indicated departure time. To avoid catching the wrong bus, check in front where the destination 'Exeter' should be displayed. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • London Victoria Coach Station

Bus stops at arrival in Exeter

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

  • Exeter

Train London to Exeter

Is there a direct train for the London-Exeter route?

Yes, the London to Exeter route is served by a direct train. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Exeter and there may be fewer direct trains from London on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a London-Exeter train ticket on Vivanoda.

London Exeter train companies

There are 2 carriers that operate rail journeys between London and Exeter: First Great Western and South West Trains.
First Great Western London ExeterSouth West Trains London Exeter

Intercity Train London Exeter

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the London-Exeter route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

Departure train stations in London

  • London Paddington
  • London Waterloo

Railway stations in Exeter

  • Exeter St Davids
  • Exeter Central

Cheap flights from London to Exeter

To help you find cheaper flights to fly to Exeter, we wanted to give you a few pieces of advice:

  • Don't wait the day before your trip to book the London Exeter flight as prices should be very high. With few exceptions, prices increase as you get closer to the departure date in order to save seats for business customers who book late and are keen to pay more.
  • Avoid weekends to fly to Exeter and be flexible. Fares are different whether the flight is scheduled early in the morning or late in the evening. It is thus recommended to have an important degree of flexibility.

Which airlines fly from London to Exeter ?

This flight is scheduled by only one airline: FlyBE.
FlyBE London Exeter

Departure airport in London

  • LCY London City

Arrival airport in Exeter

  • EXT Exeter

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