There are 4 ways to get from Exeter to Boscastle by train, taxi, bus, night bus 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, taxi  •  2 h 12 min

$153 - $217

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. National Express

$16 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, line 95 bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. 94 / ...

$53 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. 60.1 miles

$12 - $19

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 Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, and Wadebridge Bus Station in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Boscastle
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Exeter and Boscastle is 82 km. The road distance is 96 km.

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Boscastle is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Exeter to Boscastle is to drive which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Boscastle. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Boscastle Bridge via Bodmin, The Shire House Mount Folly and Camelford, Highfield Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Exeter to Boscastle, including transfers.