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There are 6 ways to get from Exeter to Burrator by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
  2. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Burrator

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Tavistock, Bus Station

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
  2. Take the bus from Torquay, Grand Hotel to Dousland, Iron Mine Lane

Bus via Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
  2. Take the bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Dousland, Iron Mine Lane

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Burrator

Drive

  1. Drive from Exeter to Burrator

Exeter to Burrator by train and bus

The journey time between Exeter and Burrator is around 2h 18m and covers a distance of around 62 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 18 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 18m. Operated by First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and Tavistock Country Bus, the Exeter to Burrator service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Dousland, Iron Mine Lane. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 59m
Layover time:
18 min
Total time:
2h 18m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 18m
Journey distance:
62 miles
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
14:30
Last service departs at:
14:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Burrator train and bus schedules

Exeter → Burrator
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Burrator is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Burrator is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Burrator is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 3h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Exeter to Burrator is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £80 - £100 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter station to Burrator. However, there are services departing from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Dousland, Iron Mine Lane via Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Exeter and Burrator is 28 miles. The road distance is 40.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Burrator without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 19m and costs £45 - £160.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Exeter to Burrator, including transfers.

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Exeter to Burrator bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station.

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Exeter to Burrator bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, arrive at Dousland, Iron Mine Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Burrator is 40 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Exeter to Burrator.

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There are 759+ hotels available in Burrator. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Burrator.
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  • Distance: 27.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

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

You can take a bus from Exeter to Burrator via Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel and Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill in around 3h 10m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £50
Train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Torquay, Grand Hotel to Dousland, Iron Mine Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Dousland, Iron Mine Lane
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Burrator
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
£29 - £35
Speedee Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 717 273
Website
speedeetaxi.co.uk
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424
Sherford Taxi
Phone
+44 1752 484 484
Website
sherfordtaxi.com
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606 060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com

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