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

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish

$6 - $40

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Dawlish, The Green 2 / ...

$5 - $9

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Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Dawlish 14 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Dawlish 14 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station station and arriving at Dawlish, The Green. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Dawlish. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Dawlish is 10 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Dawlish without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs .

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The train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Exeter to Dawlish bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Exeter City Centre, Bus Station.

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Exeter to Dawlish train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Dawlish is to train which takes 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 49 min.

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Exeter to Dawlish bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Dawlish, The Green station.

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Exeter to Dawlish train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Dawlish station.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Dawlish.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to Dawlish hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 19 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter to Dawlish every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 49 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Dawlish, The Green
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Dawlish
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Dawlish
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Dawlish is 14 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Exeter to Dawlish.

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