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There are 6 ways to get from Big Ben to Devon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids

£68 - £86

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Bus  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter Sidwell St National Express

£12 - £16

4 alternative options

Train via Cheriton Cross, Coach House  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids

£78 - £151

Drive  •  3h 30m

  1. Drive from Big Ben to Devon 189.7 miles

£28 - £45

Train to Southampton, fly  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Exeter (EXT) SOU - EXT

£151 - £286

Fly from London Heathrow  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Exeter (EXT) LHR - EXT

£109 - £340

Big Ben to Devon by walk, subway and train

The journey time between Big Ben and Devon is around 3h 25m and covers a distance of around 189 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 56m. Operated by London Underground (Tube) and First Great Western Service, the Big Ben to Devon service departs from Big Ben and arrives in Yeoford. Typically 107 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 25m
Fastest journey time:
2h 56m
Services per week:
107
Cheapest price:
£68
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:09
Last service departs at:
23:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Big Ben to Devon walk, subway and train schedules

Big Ben → Devon
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The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Devon is to bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 7h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Big Ben to Devon is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Big Ben to Devon. However, there are services departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via London Victoria Coach Station and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Big Ben station to Devon. However, there are services departing from Westminster station and arriving at Yeoford via London Paddington and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Big Ben and Devon is 166 miles. The road distance is 189.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Big Ben to Devon without a car is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs £65 - £90.

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It takes approximately 4h 6m to get from Big Ben to Devon, including transfers.

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Big Ben to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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Big Ben to Devon train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from London Paddington station.

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The best way to get from Big Ben to Devon is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs £65 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 7h 3m, you could also fly, which costs £100 - £340 and takes 7h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Big Ben to Devon.
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  • Distance: 166.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 6m

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and Devon, England?

First Great Western Service operates a train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £75 and the journey takes 2h 10m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter Sidwell St every 4 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 4h 25m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £210
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£270 - £850
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£320 - £1,000
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £230
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Isle Of Man, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£85 - £150
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £210
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£320 - £1,000
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £230
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£85 - £150
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
£430 - £650
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £420
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £150
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £150
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £65
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter Sidwell St
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Exeter Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Big Ben to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Exeter Sidwell St station.

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Big Ben to Devon train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Big Ben to Devon is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3h 30m to drive from Big Ben to Devon.

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Aer Lingus, British Airways, Eastern Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Southampton Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 231+ hotels available in Devon. Prices start at £75 per night.

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