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There are 4 ways to get from Exeter to Chichester by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Chichester

$56 - $103

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Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Chichester National Express

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Chichester 140.4 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Chichester

$104 - $337

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Chichester is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Chichester is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter and arriving at Chichester. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Chichester. However, there are services departing from Exeter Central and arriving at Chichester via Salisbury and Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Chichester is 121 miles. The road distance is 140.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Chichester without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs £40 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Exeter to Chichester, including transfers.

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

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Exeter to Chichester train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Exeter Central station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Chichester is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs £40 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £16 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Chichester.
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  • Distance: 121 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Exeter to Chichester via Salisbury and Southampton Central in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Exeter to Chichester once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Chichester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Chichester
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Chichester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
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 Chichester
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Exeter to Chichester train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Chichester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Chichester is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Exeter to Chichester.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 502+ hotels available in Chichester. Prices start at $80 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 £2 - £3.

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