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There are 5 ways to get from Exeter to Llandysul by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Port Talbot Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Port Talbot Parkway to Llandysul, King Street T1c

Cheapest option

Train  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen

£72 - £309

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Taunton  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the bus from Cardiff, Central Station JM to Llandysul, King Street T1c

Bus  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Cabot Circus
  2. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to Swansea City Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station C to Llandysul, King Street T1c

Drive  •  3h 14m

  1. Drive from Exeter to Llandysul 186.3 miles

£28 - £45

Exeter to Llandysul by train and bus

The journey time between Exeter and Llandysul is around 5h 42m and covers a distance of around 200 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 41m. Operated by CrossCountry, First Great Western Service and New Adventure Travel, the Exeter to Llandysul service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Llandysul, King Street. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 42m
Fastest journey time:
4h 41m
Journey distance:
200 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
13:27
Last service departs at:
15:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Llandysul train and bus schedules

Exeter → Llandysul
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Exeter to Llandysul is to drive, which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Llandysul is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Llandysul. However, there are services departing from Exeter City Centre, Lower Summerlands and arriving at Llandysul, King Street via Sowton, Miller & Carter, Bristol City Centre and Swansea, Bus Station C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 31m.

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The distance between Exeter and Llandysul is 98 miles. The road distance is 186.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Llandysul without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 34m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Exeter to Llandysul, including transfers.

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Exeter to Llandysul bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Sowton, Miller & Carter station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Llandysul is to train which takes 6h 8m and costs £70 - £310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 31m.

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Exeter to Llandysul bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Llandysul, King Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Llandysul is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3h 14m to drive from Exeter to Llandysul.

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  • Distance: 97.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

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

You can take a train from Exeter to Llandysul via Bristol Temple Meads, Cardiff Central, Carmarthen, and Carmarthen, Bus Station in around 6h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Llandysul via Sowton, Miller & Carter, Cabot Circus, Bristol City Centre, Swansea City Bus Station, and Swansea, Bus Station C in around 8h 31m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Bristol Parkway to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£29 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
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
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Port Talbot Parkway to Llandysul, King Street
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
New Adventure Travel
Bus from Cardiff, Central Station JM to Llandysul, King Street
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
New Adventure Travel
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station C to Llandysul, King Street
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
New Adventure Travel
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Cabot Circus
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach South West
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to Swansea City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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