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There are 7 ways to get from Exeter to Bangor by train, bus, car or plane

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Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$126 - $252

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$32 - $42

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Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$142 - $241

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Exeter to Bangor 295.5 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Exeter to Manchester, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$90 - $264

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY

$101 - $236

Train to Bristol, fly to Chester, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG
  3. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$175 - $353

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Bangor is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Bangor is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Bangor. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Bangor, Gwynedd via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Bangor. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Bangor (Gwynedd) via Birmingham New Street and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Bangor is 176 miles. The road distance is 295.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Bangor without a car is to train which takes 6 h 13 min and costs £95 - £200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Exeter to Bangor, including transfers.

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Exeter to Bangor bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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

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The best way to get from Exeter to Bangor is to train which takes 6 h 13 min and costs £95 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £35 and takes 11 h.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Bangor.
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  • Distance: 175.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Bangor, Wales?

You can take a train from Exeter to Bangor via Birmingham New Street and Crewe in around 6 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Bangor via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 11 h.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
First Anytime Day Single
$130 - $200
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter Central to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
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 Exeter to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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Exeter to Bangor bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bangor, Gwynedd station.

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Exeter to Bangor train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Bangor (Gwynedd) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Bangor is 296 miles. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Exeter to Bangor.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1066+ hotels available in Bangor. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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