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

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Train via Paddington  •  2h 34m

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

£55 - £78

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

£10 - £12

5 alternative options

Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to London Waterloo

£78 - £148

Drive  •  3h 18m

  1. Drive from Exeter to Farringdon 172.4 miles

£26 - £40

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Gatwick (LGW) EXT - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon

£110 - £369

Fly to London Heathrow  •  4h 45m

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

£103 - £331

Fly to Southampton, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Southampton (SOU) EXT - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

£152 - £298

Exeter to Farringdon by train and subway

The journey time between Exeter and Farringdon is around 2h 46m and covers a distance of around 177 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 24m. Operated by First Great Western Service, Great Northern and London Underground (Tube), the Exeter to Farringdon service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Farringdon station. Typically 193 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 46m
Fastest journey time:
2h 24m
Services per week:
193
Cheapest price:
£55
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:06
Last service departs at:
21:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Farringdon train and subway schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Exeter → Farringdon
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The most affordable way to get from Exeter to Farringdon is to bus, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Farringdon is to train via Paddington which costs £55 - £80 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Farringdon. However, there are services departing from Exeter Sidwell St and arriving at City of London, Ludgate Circus via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Farringdon station. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Farringdon station via Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between Exeter and Farringdon is 159 miles. The road distance is 172.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Farringdon without a car is to train via Paddington which takes 2h 34m and costs £55 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m to get from Exeter to Farringdon, including transfers.

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Exeter to Farringdon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter Sidwell St station.

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Exeter to Farringdon 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 Farringdon is to train via Paddington which takes 2h 34m and costs £55 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 4h 58m, you could also fly, which costs £100 - £340 and takes 4h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Farringdon.
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  • Distance: 159.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 34m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Farringdon, Greater London, 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 16m. Great Northern also services this route once a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Exeter Sidwell St to London Victoria Coach Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 4h 20m.

Airlines
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £230
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£140 - £250
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£300 - £950
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Jersey, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £240
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £190
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£170 - £550
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £230
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£140 - £250
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£300 - £950
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£60 - £240
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£320 - £1,000
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £290
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £290
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Guernsey, Alderney
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£150 - £320
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £460
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 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £150
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £150
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £65
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £16
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 45m and has one stopover.

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Exeter to Farringdon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Exeter to Farringdon train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Farringdon is 172 miles. It takes approximately 3h 18m to drive from Exeter to Farringdon.

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Aurigny, Blue Islands Limited, Loganair and easyJet offer flights from Exeter Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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There are 3873+ hotels available in Farringdon. Prices start at £75 per night.

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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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