There are 5 ways to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids

$34 - $78

Cheapest option

Line 21 bus, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Burnham-on-Sea, Vicarage Street to Bridgwater, Bus Station 21
  2. Take the bus from Bridgwater to Exeter National Express

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Line 21 bus, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Burnham-on-Sea, Vicarage Street to Taunton, Bus Station 21
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids

$27 - $61

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter 52.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter 52.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Burnham-on-Sea, Vicarage Street and arriving at Exeter via Bridgwater. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Burnham-on-Sea and Exeter is 43 miles. The road distance is 52.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter without a car is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £25 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter, including transfers.

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Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, depart from Burnham-on-Sea, Vicarage Street station.

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The best way to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £25 - £60. Alternatively, you can line 21 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Burnham-on-Sea, England and Exeter, England?

You can take a train from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter via Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea and Taunton in around 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter via Bridgwater, Bus Station and Bridgwater in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea to Taunton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Burnham-on-Sea, Vicarage Street to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Burnham-on-Sea, Vicarage Street to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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 Bridgwater to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Burnham-on-Sea to Exeter
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

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