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

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, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Okehampton
  2. Take the bus from Okehampton, West Street to Lifton, Arundell Arms Hotel 6A

$22 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Okehampton, West Street 6A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Okehampton, West Street to Lifton, Arundell Arms Hotel 6A

$17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Lifton 40.2 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Lifton 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

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

You can take a bus from Exeter to Lifton via Okehampton, West Street in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter Central to Okehampton
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Lifton, Arundell Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Lifton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Exeter to Lifton?

The distance between Exeter and Lifton is 54 km. The road distance is 64 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Exeter to Lifton?

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Lifton is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Exeter to Lifton?

The quickest way to get from Exeter to Lifton is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £140 - £180.

Is there a direct bus between Exeter and Lifton?

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Lifton. However, there are services departing from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Lifton, Arundell Arms Hotel via Okehampton, West Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Exeter to Lifton?

It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Exeter to Lifton, including transfers.