The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 30 m
2 h 14 m
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Of the 54 buses that leave Bristol for Exeter every day 54 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||64 miles (104 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$11 (€10)|
|Bus companies||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Bristol to Exeter cover the 64 miles (104 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of bus tickets is $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Exeter, Bus Station.
You can travel by bus from Bristol to Exeter with National Express for as low as $6 (€5). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Bristol to Exeter, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Several buses depart from Bristol to Exeter daily, the route is maintained by two companies; Megabus and National Express, with buses departing at regular intervals throughout the day. On Saturday and Sunday the earliest service is with Megabus and leaves at 2.15 a.m, other weekend departure times are similar to weekday services. All journeys take around 2 hours and are direct. Peak times are in the mid-morning and late afternoon, when fares can increase substantially.
Megabus coaches leave from Colston Hall, in the centre of Bristol. To get here travelers can catch a First Direct bus from other parts of the city, or the outlying areas. National Express uses Bristol Bus Station on Marlborough Street for its departures. On foot it takes 10 minutes to get here from the centre of town, or 5 minutes to travel by bus or cab. After midnight a large network of night buses run to and from Bristol.
Exeter is a historic Devonshire city set next to the busy River Exe, it has a vibrant quayside, a gothic cathedral and many other heritage attractions. travelers making this journey arrive in at Exeter Bus and Coach Station, which is located on the junction of Paris Street and Bampfylde Street. The terminus is connected to the rest of the city and regional areas by a number of Stagecoach services. Walking to the town centre from the coach station takes 20 minutes, by bus or cab it takes 10 minutes. Local buses from Exeter leave late into the evening, but no public transport service runs at night.
When taking the bus from Bristol to Exeter, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, Bond Street / St James Barton Roundabout. Your journey can end in bus stations such as Exeter, Bus Station, Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre) and Exeter, Honiton Road Park and Ride.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Exeter, Bus Station.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Exeter, Bus Station and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (358 m) from the bus station to the city center in Exeter.
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