There are 6 ways to get from Exeter to Hertfordshire by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 26 min

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

$109 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus via Broadmead, Cabot Circus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Cullompton, The Weary Traveller to Broadmead, Cabot Circus
  2. Take the bus from Broadmead, Cabot Circus to Heathrow Central Bus Station M25 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road 724

$67 - $82

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to London Waterloo

$68 - $130

Bus National Express  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street 724

$69 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Hertfordshire 192 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City

$76 - $319

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to Hertfordshire hourly. Tickets cost $95 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Hertfordshire via Heathrow Airport London, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and St Albans, St Peter's Street in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cullompton, The Weary Traveller to Broadmead, Cabot Circus
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Broadmead, Cabot Circus to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Exeter and Hertfordshire is 259 km. The road distance is 307 km.

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Hertfordshire is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Exeter to Hertfordshire is to drive which takes 3 h 21 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Hertfordshire. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Wheathampstead, Rose Lane via Heathrow Central Bus Station and St Albans, St Peter's Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Exeter to Hertfordshire, including transfers.