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Duration 3h 19m
Distance 70.8 miles
Average price £12
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Portishead and Exeter takes 3h 19m and the fastest bus takes 3h 11m. The bus service runs several times per day from Portishead to Exeter. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Portishead, Combe Road
  2. Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Exeter
3h 55m
£8 - £11

Portishead to Exeter bus times

Buses run twice daily between Portishead and Exeter. The earliest departure is at 09:04 in the morning, and the last departure from Portishead is at 16:27 which arrives into Exeter at 19:55. All services require a transfer at Bristol, Bus Station and take an average of 3h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Portishead to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Portishead, Combe Road and arriving at Exeter Sidwell St via Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Portishead and Exeter is 62 miles. The road distance is 70.8 miles.

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Portishead to Exeter bus services, operated by First, depart from Portishead, Combe Road station.

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Portishead to Exeter bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Exeter Sidwell St station.

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