There are 6 ways to get from Brighton to Exmouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 42 min

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

$137 - $250

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Bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton to Exeter National Express

$24 - $29

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Train via Salisbury  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Exeter Central

$78 - $140

Bus via Heathrow Central Bus Station  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Heathrow Central Bus Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter National Express

$85 - $104

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Exmouth 173.3 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$89 - $304

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Exmouth. However, there are services departing from Brighton, Preston Circus and arriving at Exmouth, Portland Avenue via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Exmouth. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Exmouth via Southampton Central, Salisbury and Exeter Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Brighton and Exmouth is 144 miles. The road distance is 173.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Exmouth without a car is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Brighton to Exmouth, including transfers.

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Brighton to Exmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Brighton, Preston Circus station.

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Brighton to Exmouth train services, operated by Southern, depart from Brighton station.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Exmouth is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Brighton to Exmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Exeter station.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Exmouth.
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  • Distance: 144.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Exmouth, England?

You can take a train from Brighton to Exmouth via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, London Paddington, and Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Exmouth via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street in around 8 h 43 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Thameslink
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 Brighton, Preston Circus to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton to Exeter
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Brighton to Exmouth train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Exeter Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to Exmouth is 173 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Brighton to Exmouth.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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