There are 3 ways to get from Exeter to Boscastle by train, taxi, night bus, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take a taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Boscastle

$153 - $206

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Night bus, line 95 bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Exeter to Bodmin National Express
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Wadebridge Bus Station to Boscastle Bridge 95 / ...

$18 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Boscastle 60.1 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Boscastle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Boscastle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Boscastle. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Boscastle Bridge via Bodmin, Priory House and Wadebridge Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Boscastle is 51 miles. The road distance is 60.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Boscastle without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £110 - £160.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Exeter to Boscastle, including transfers.

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

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Exeter to Boscastle bus services, operated by First, arrive at Boscastle Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Boscastle is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Exeter to Boscastle.

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There are 906+ hotels available in Boscastle. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Boscastle.
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  • Distance: 51.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Boscastle, England?

There is no direct connection from Exeter to Boscastle. However, you can take the train to Bodmin Parkway then take the taxi to Boscastle. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Exeter to Boscastle via Bodmin, Bodmin, Priory House, and Wadebridge Bus Station in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
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
Night bus from Exeter to Bodmin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Boscastle
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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