There are 4 ways to get from Axminster to St Austell by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell

$62 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Raymond's Hill to Holmbush National Express

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sowton, Honiton Road P&R to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to St Austell

$48 - $83

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Axminster to St Austell 103.9 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Axminster to St Austell is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Axminster to St Austell is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £16 - £25.

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The distance between Axminster and St Austell is 135 km. The road distance is 166 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Axminster to St Austell, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Axminster to St Austell. However, there are services departing from Axminster, Trinity Square and arriving at Holmbush via Raymond's Hill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Axminster to St Austell. However, there are services departing from Axminster and arriving at St Austell via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Axminster, England and St Austell, England?

You can take a train from Axminster to St Austell via Exeter St Davids in around 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Axminster to St Austell once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Train from Plymouth to St Austell
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Plymouth to St Austell
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sowton, Honiton Road P&R to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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