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from Glasgow to Exeter

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

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to Exeter on Oct 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan13h05 10:20PMExeter, Honiton Road
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09:40AMGlasgow, Buchanan16h10 01:50AMExeter, Honiton Road
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09:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan13h15 10:30PMExeter
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09:40AMGlasgow, Buchanan16h20 02:00AMExeter
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11:00PMGlasgow, Buchanan13h50 12:50PMExeter, Honiton Road
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Oct 22
$245Cross Country
$66National Express
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Oct 23
$187Avanti West Coast
$49National Express
Oct 24
$241Avanti West Coast
$51National Express
Oct 26
$187Cross Country
$40National Express
Oct 27
$245Avanti West Coast
$60National Express

Travel Information between Glasgow and Exeter

distanceDistance355 miles (573 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $228
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€31) • 13 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $143 (€117) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Loganair or Avanti West Coast

Travel 355 miles (573 km) by bus, flight or train from Glasgow to Exeter. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express, Loganair or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Exeter.

Travel Tips

Travel from Glasgow to Exeter
Travel to Exeter easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Exeter.
How do I reach Exeter from Glasgow?

There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Exeter: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Exeter?

The cheapest way to go to Exeter from Glasgow is by taking a bus, which costs on average $38 (€31).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Exeter:

Taking a bus is about $106 (€86) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $143 (€117) for this route.

A bus is $190 (€156) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Exeter costing on average $228 (€187).

What is the quickest way to get from Glasgow to Exeter?

The fastest way to get to Exeter from Glasgow is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Exeter can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h   on average.

In comparison, getting to Exeter by train can take on average 7 h 5 min.

What is the distance from Glasgow to Exeter?

The distance is approximately 355 miles (573 km) from Glasgow to Exeter.

How many services a day are there from Glasgow to Exeter?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Exeter is:

  • 3 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Glasgow and Exeter, what are the departure and arrival points in Glasgow and Exeter?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station to Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre).
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Glasgow International Airport and arrive in Exeter International Airport.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Glasgow to Exeter depart from Glasgow Central to Exeter St Davids.
Which travel companies can get me from Glasgow to Exeter?

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

  • National Express can get you to Exeter by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Glasgow to Exeter for $38 (€31) on Omio.
  • Travel with Loganair to go to Exeter by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Loganair Glasgow to Exeter tickets on Omio for $143 (€117).
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast to go to Exeter by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Avanti West Coast Glasgow to Exeter tickets on Omio for $228 (€187).
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Glasgow to Exeter?
Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Exeter? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Exeter usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Plymouth. If you're looking to explore London, Bristol or Plymouth from Exeter, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I book tickets between Glasgow and Exeter online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Glasgow to Exeter, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $38 (€31) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $143 (€117) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $228 (€187) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Glasgow to Exeter online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.