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from Exeter to London

You can get from Exeter to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Exeter to London on Dec 8 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:15PMExeter4h25 08:40PMLondon
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$201One-way
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04:15PMExeter4h25 08:40PMLondon
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$201One-way
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05:40PMExeter, Honiton Road4h10 09:50PMLondon
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$241One-way
05:30PMExeter4h20 09:50PMLondon
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$241One-way
07:25AMExeter4h50 12:15PMLondon
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$331One-way

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Wed
Dec 8
$57South Western Railway
$19Megabus
Thu
Dec 9
$50South Western Railway
$24National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$62South Western Railway
$15Megabus
Sat
Dec 11
$62South Western Railway
$24National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$59South Western Railway
$15Megabus
Mon
Dec 13
$41South Western Railway
$15Megabus
Tue
Dec 14
$46South Western Railway
$15Megabus
Wed
Dec 15
$41South Western Railway
$15Megabus
Thu
Dec 16
$42South Western Railway
$24National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$56South Western Railway
$19Megabus
Sat
Dec 18
$56South Western Railway
$25Megabus
Sun
Dec 19
$50Great Western Railway
$25Megabus
Mon
Dec 20
$56South Western Railway
$25Megabus
Tue
Dec 21
$41South Western Railway
$26Megabus
Wed
Dec 22
$38South Western Railway
$26Megabus
Thu
Dec 23
$42South Western Railway
$37National Express
Fri
Dec 24
$37South Western Railway
$28National Express
Sat
Dec 25
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$73National Express
Sun
Dec 26
Find prices
$61National Express
Mon
Dec 27
$65Great Western Railway
$28Megabus

Travel Information from Exeter to London

distanceDistance156 miles (252 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $50
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€14) • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $50 (€42) • 2 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Travel 156 miles (252 km) by bus or train from Exeter to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 26 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Exeter to London.

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How to get from Exeter to London

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Exeter to London there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 56,92% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Exeter to London. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Exeter to London?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Exeter to London. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Exeter to London?

The cheapest way to travel to London from Exeter is by taking a bus with an average price of $17 (€14).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

A bus is $33 (€28) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Exeter to London costing on average $50 (€42).

What is the fastest way to get from Exeter to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Exeter is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 26 min.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 25 min.

How far is it from Exeter to London?

The distance from Exeter to London is approximately 156 miles (252 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Exeter to London?

The average frequency per day from Exeter to London is:

  • 17 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Exeter to London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Exeter? Where do I arrive in London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Exeter to London:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre) and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Exeter to London depart from Exeter St Davids to London Victoria.
Which travel operators can get me to London from Exeter?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Exeter to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to London by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Exeter to London tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).
  • Travel with South Western Railway to go to London by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find South Western Railway Exeter to London tickets on Omio for $50 (€42).
Is it possible to travel directly to London from Exeter?

Yes, there are direct services available from Exeter to London with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 17 direct trains per day with South Western Railway or Great Western Railway.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Exeter.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Exeter to London?
Many of our customers traveling from Exeter to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after London are Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Exeter to London online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Exeter to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $17 (€14) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $50 (€42) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Exeter to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.