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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Paignton National Express
  2. Take the train from Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) to Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) Dartmouth Steam Railway

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Lower Summerlands to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill X64
  2. Take the bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Dartmouth, College Way X64

$15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
  2. Take the train from Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) to Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) Dartmouth Steam Railway

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Dartmouth 41.9 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Dartmouth 41.9 miles

$9 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Dartmouth is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Dartmouth is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs £150 - £180.

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The distance between Exeter and Dartmouth is 42 km. The road distance is 67 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Exeter to Dartmouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Exeter City Centre, Lower Summerlands and arriving at Dartmouth, College Way via Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) via Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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

You can take a train from Exeter to Dartmouth via Paignton and Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Dartmouth via Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Dartmouth Steam Railway And River Boat Company
Website
dartmouthrailriver.co.uk
Train from Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) to Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
dartmouthrailriver.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Lower Summerlands to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Dartmouth, College Way
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Dartmouth
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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