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There are 7 ways to get from Exeter to Epsom by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Wimbledon station  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington

£58 - £86

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Bus  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Worcester Park X26

£11 - £16

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Train  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to London Waterloo

£82 - £158

Bus via Bristol  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Cabot Circus Flcn / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station Uk041 / ...

£26 - £43

Drive  •  2h 58m

  1. Drive from Exeter to Epsom 167.1 miles

£25 - £40

Fly to London Gatwick  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Gatwick (LGW) EXT - LGW

£86 - £290

Fly to London Heathrow  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR

£96 - £339

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Epsom is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 5h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Epsom is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Epsom. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Epsom via Paddington station and Wimbledon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 23m.

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The distance between Exeter and Epsom is 148 miles. The road distance is 167.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Epsom without a car is to train via Wimbledon station which takes 3h 23m and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Exeter to Epsom, including transfers.

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Exeter to Epsom train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Exeter Central station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Epsom is to train via Wimbledon station which takes 3h 23m and costs £55 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 5h 7m, you could also fly, which costs £85 - £290 and takes 6h 42m.

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 30m and has one stopover.

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Exeter to Epsom train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at London Waterloo station.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Epsom.
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  • Distance: 148.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 23m

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

First Great Western Service operates a train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £75 and the journey takes 2h 14m. Great Northern also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Epsom via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Worcester Park, and Worcester Park in around 5h 7m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£210 - £800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £320
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £220
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Scilly Isles, Newquay
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £460
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £460
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£180 - £600
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £600
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £800
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£110 - £600
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Jersey, Durham
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £600
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 London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
National Express
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Worcester Park
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Cabot Circus
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach South West
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Epsom is 167 miles. It takes approximately 2h 58m to drive from Exeter to Epsom.

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Ryanair, Aurigny, Blue Islands Limited and three other airlines offer flights from Exeter Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £3.

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