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There are 4 ways to get from Exeter to Crediton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Crediton

£4 - £6

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Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, New North Road to Crediton, Union Terrace 5C / ...

£2 - £4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Crediton 8.8 miles

£21 - £25

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Crediton 8.8 miles

£1 - £2

Exeter to Crediton by train

The train journey time between Exeter and Crediton is around 10 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest train normally takes 8 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, the Exeter to Crediton train service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Crediton. Typically 199 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
10 min
Fastest train time:
8 min
Train distance:
7 miles
Trains per week:
199
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:22
Last train departs at:
22:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Crediton train schedules

Exeter → Crediton
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Crediton is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Crediton is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter City Centre, New North Road and arriving at Crediton, Union Terrace. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Crediton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Crediton is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Crediton without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Exeter St Davids to Crediton takes 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Exeter to Crediton bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Exeter City Centre, New North Road station.

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Exeter to Crediton train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Crediton is to train which takes 8 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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  • Distance: 7.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

First Great Western Service operates a train from Exeter St Davids to Crediton hourly. Tickets cost £4 - £6 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter City Centre, New North Road to Crediton, Union Terrace every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Crediton
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £11
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, New North Road to Crediton, Union Terrace
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, New North Road to Crediton, Union Terrace
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Dartline Coaches
MD Coaches
Phone
01363 82200
Website
mdcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Crediton, Lloyds Bank
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
MD Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Crediton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£21 - £25
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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Exeter to Crediton bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Crediton, Union Terrace station.

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Exeter to Crediton train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Crediton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Crediton is 9 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Exeter to Crediton.

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