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

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Bus, line 120 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Paignton National Express
  2. Take the line 120 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo 120

$12 - $15

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Thomas 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

$190 - $240

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Dartmouth 41.9 miles

$9 - $13

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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 costs £150 - £180 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Kingswear, Banjo via Paignton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Thomas and arriving at Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) via Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Dartmouth is 26 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Dartmouth without a car is to bus and line 120 bus which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £9 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Exeter to Dartmouth, including transfers.

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

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Exeter to Dartmouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Exeter St Thomas station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Dartmouth is to bus and line 120 bus which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £9 - £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Dartmouth.
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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

You can take a bus from Exeter to Dartmouth via Paignton and Paignton, Bus Station in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Exeter to Dartmouth via Paignton and Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Thomas to Paignton
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
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
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Paignton
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Dartmouth
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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Exeter to Dartmouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Kingswear, Banjo station.

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Exeter to Dartmouth train services, operated by Dartmouth Steam Railway And River Boat Company, arrive at Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Dartmouth is 42 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Exeter to Dartmouth.

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