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There are 11 ways to get from Exeter to Aviemore by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train to Bristol, fly to Inverness, train

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Inverness (INV)
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Bristol City Centre
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bond St to Dunbar Asda Spott Rd
  3. Take the bus from Dunbar Asda to Edinburgh, Princes Street
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Aviemore Train Station

Fly Exeter to Edinburgh, train

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
  3. Take the train from Stirling to Aviemore

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh, train

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
  4. Take the train from Stirling to Aviemore

Fly Exeter to Glasgow, train

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Glasgow (GLA)
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  3. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

Train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow, train

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA)
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  4. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

Train to Bristol, fly to Aberdeen, train

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Aberdeen (ABZ)
  3. Take the train from Dyce to Inverness
  4. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

Train

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aviemore

Train via Preston

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Haymarket
  4. Take the train from Haymarket to Aviemore

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Crewe
  3. Take the night train from Crewe to Aviemore

Drive

  1. Drive from Exeter to Aviemore

Exeter to Aviemore by train

39 Weekly Trains
11h 35m Average Duration
£230 Cheapest Price
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Exeter → Aviemore
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The most affordable way to get from Exeter to Aviemore is to bus, which costs £40 - £90 and takes 13h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Aviemore is to train and fly which costs £65 - £340 and takes 6h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Aviemore station. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Aviemore Train Station via Bristol Bond St, Dunbar Asda and Edinburgh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Aviemore via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 35m.

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The distance between Exeter and Aviemore is 450 miles. The road distance is 564.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Aviemore without a car is to train which takes 11h 35m and costs £230 - £700.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Exeter to Aviemore, including transfers.

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Exeter to Aviemore bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Exeter station.

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Exeter to Aviemore train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Aviemore is to train which takes 11h 35m and costs £230 - £700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £90 and takes 13h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Aviemore.
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  • Distance: 449.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 30m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Aviemore, Scotland?

You can take a train from Exeter to Aviemore via Edinburgh in around 11h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Aviemore via Bristol Bond St, Dunbar Asda, Edinburgh, Princes Street, and Edinburgh Bus Station in around 13h 26m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £170
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £150
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£26 - £150
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £470
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £490
Flights from Bristol to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Aberdeen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £800
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£210 - £490
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£210 - £250
Anytime Day 1st Class
£350 - £490
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Train from Stirling to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £75
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £75
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Dyce to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Edinburgh to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £100
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £100
Train from Haymarket to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £95
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £95
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Train from Stirling to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £75
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £75
Train from Edinburgh to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£20 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
Train from Haymarket to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£19 - £170
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £170
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Preston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Exeter to Bristol City Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Bristol Bond St to Dunbar Asda Spott Rd
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Aviemore Train Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £17
Website
Megabus UK
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Dunbar Asda to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
East Coast Buses
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
Scottish Citylink

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Exeter to Aviemore bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Aviemore Train Station.

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Exeter to Aviemore train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Aviemore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Aviemore is 564 miles. It takes approximately 9h 25m to drive from Exeter to Aviemore.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £3.

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