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There are 5 ways to get from Exeter to Compton Castle by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, line 125 bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Paignton National Express
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Marldon, Meadow Park 125

£6 - £8

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Train, line 125 bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Marldon, Meadow Park 125

£13 - £103

Bus, line 13 bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 13 bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Marldon, Vicarage Road 13

£6 - £9

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Compton Castle 22.8 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Compton Castle 22.8 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Compton Castle is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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The fastest way to get from Exeter to Compton Castle is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £45 - £60 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Compton Castle. However, there are services departing from Exeter Sidwell St and arriving at Marldon, Meadow Park via Paignton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Exeter and Compton Castle is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Compton Castle without a car is to bus and line 125 bus which takes 2h 30m and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Exeter to Compton Castle, including transfers.

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Exeter to Compton Castle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter Sidwell St station.

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Exeter to Compton Castle bus services, operated by Country Bus, arrive at Marldon, Meadow Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Compton Castle is 23 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Exeter to Compton Castle.

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There are 507+ hotels available in Compton Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Compton Castle, England?

You can take a bus from Exeter to Compton Castle via Paignton, Paignton, Bus Station, and Marldon, Meadow Park in around 2h 30m.

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 Paignton
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
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 Sidwell St to Paignton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Country Bus
Phone
+44 1626 833664
Email
info@countrybusdevon.co.uk
Website
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Marldon, Meadow Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Country Bus
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Marldon, Vicarage Road
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Compton Castle
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
ZCars
Phone
+44 1392 422 888
White Swan Taxis
Phone
+44 1392 278 784
Website
whiteswantaxis.co.uk
Exe Cars
Phone
+44 1392 555 555
Website
exetercars.com
Apple Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666 666
Website
appletaxisexeter.co.uk

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