South Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to Chard hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter to Chard hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 37 min.
How to get from Exeter to Chard
From Exeter Central train to Axminster, Rail Station then line 30 bus to Chard, Fore Street. 2 h 5 min £15. From Exeter City Centre, Bus Station line 4 bus to Monkerton, The Barn Owl, bus to Taunton, Ilminster Road Busway, then bus to Chard, The Guildhall. 2 h 23 min £15. From Exeter taxi to Chard. 39 min £115. From Exeter drive to Chard. 39 min £5.