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

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Train via Birmingham  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Llandudno Junction

£130 - £445

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Bus  •  10h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
  3. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno

£19 - £26

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Train  •  8h 47m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno

£127 - £273

Drive  •  4h 45m

  1. Drive from Exeter to Llandudno 261.6 miles

£40 - £60

Fly from Exeter, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno

£92 - £343

Train, train to Southampton, fly  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno

£146 - £421

Train to Newquay, fly, train  •  10h 26m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Manchester (MAN) NQY - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno

£116 - £260

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Llandudno is to bus which costs £19 - £27 and takes 10h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Llandudno is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Llandudno. However, there are services departing from Exeter Sidwell St and arriving at Llandudno via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Llandudno. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Llandudno via Birmingham New Street, Crewe and Llandudno Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 25m.

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The distance between Exeter and Llandudno is 181 miles. The road distance is 261.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Llandudno without a car is to train via Birmingham which takes 6h 25m and costs £130 - £450.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from Exeter to Llandudno, including transfers.

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

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Exeter to Llandudno train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Llandudno is to train via Birmingham which takes 6h 25m and costs £130 - £450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £27 and takes 10h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Llandudno.
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  • Distance: 181.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 25m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Llandudno, Wales?

You can take a train from Exeter to Llandudno via Birmingham New Street, Crewe, and Llandudno Junction in around 6h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Llandudno via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place in around 10h 15m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £320
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £140
Flights from Newquay to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £360
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £320
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £140
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£150 - £600
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newquay to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £70
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Crewe to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £90
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£65 - £90
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £23
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£85 - £130
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
tfw.wales
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£13 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£22 - £29
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £28
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £90
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £80
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £80
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £26
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Exeter to Llandudno bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llandudno station.

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Exeter to Llandudno train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Llandudno Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Llandudno is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4h 45m to drive from Exeter to Llandudno.

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Blue Islands Limited and Aer Lingus offer flights from Exeter Airport to Manchester 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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