There are 7 ways to get from Dover to Devon by train, bus, car or plane

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 Great Western Railway  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids

$140 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 007 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter National Express / ...

$34 - $65

5 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central

$94 - $143

Train, bus  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Eastbourne
  2. Take the bus from Eastbourne to Exeter National Express

$65 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Devon 259.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train to London City, fly, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeoford

$104 - $329

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Exeter (EXT) SEN - EXT

$202 - $788

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Devon is to bus which costs £25 - £50 and takes 8 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Devon is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Dover and Devon is 223 miles. The road distance is 259.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Dover to Devon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Devon. However, there are services departing from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via London Victoria Coach Station and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Dover, England and Devon, England?

You can take a train from Dover to Devon via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, and Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Devon via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London Victoria Coach Station, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street in around 8 h 34 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
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Dover Priory to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $170
Train from Exeter Central to Yeoford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Eastbourne to Exeter
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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