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

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Bus, line 120 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Paignton National Express
  2. Take the line 120 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo 120

$12 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
  2. Take the train from Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) to Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) Dartmouth Steam Railway

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Kingswear 32.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Kingswear 32.2 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Kingswear is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Kingswear is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Kingswear is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Exeter to Kingswear, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Kingswear. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Kingswear, Banjo via Paignton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Kingswear. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) via Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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

You can take a bus from Exeter to Kingswear via Paignton and Paignton, Bus Station in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Exeter to Kingswear via Paignton and Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Dartmouth Steam Railway And River Boat Company
Website
dartmouthrailriver.co.uk
Train from Paignton (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway) to Kingswear (Paignton and Dartmouth Railway)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
dartmouthrailriver.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Kingswear
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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