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

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish

£6 - £90

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Line 2 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Dawlish, Lanherne 2B / ...

£2 - £4

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Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Dawlish (Station) 13.1 miles

£29 - £40

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Dawlish (Station) 13.1 miles

£2 - £3

Exeter to Dawlish (Station) by train

The train journey time between Exeter and Dawlish (Station) is around 18 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest train normally takes 10 min. Operated by First Great Western Service and CrossCountry, the Exeter to Dawlish (Station) train service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Dawlish. Typically 322 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
18 min
Fastest train time:
10 min
Trains per week:
322
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:58
Last train departs at:
23:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Dawlish (Station) train schedules

Trains departing Thursday, June 17, 2021

Exeter → Dawlish (Station)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Dawlish (Station) is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Dawlish (Station) is to taxi which costs £29 - £40 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station station and arriving at Dawlish, Lanherne. Services depart every 30 minutes, 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 every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Dawlish (Station) is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Dawlish (Station) without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £6 - £90.

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The train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Exeter to Dawlish (Station) bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station.

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Exeter to Dawlish (Station) 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 Dawlish (Station) is to train which takes 32 min and costs £6 - £90. Alternatively, you can line 2 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Dawlish (Station).
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Dawlish (Station), England?

First Great Western Service operates a train from Exeter St Davids to Dawlish every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 32 min. CrossCountry also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Dawlish, Lanherne every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 49 min.

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 Dawlish
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £8
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Dawlish, Lanherne
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Dawlish (Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£29 - £40
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 Dawlish (Station) bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Dawlish, Lanherne station.

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Exeter to Dawlish (Station) train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Dawlish station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Dawlish (Station) is 13 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Exeter to Dawlish (Station).

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