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There are 6 ways to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train Great Western Railway  •  2 h 41 min

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

$119 - $207

Cheapest option

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Woking

$51 - $76

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

$50 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 160.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR

$190 - $430

Fly to London City, subway, train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

$90 - $301

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which costs £90 - £160 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Exeter and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 144 miles. The road distance is 160.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £90 - £160.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £90 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £50 and takes 3 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs £150 - £330 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 143.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Exeter, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $90 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
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 to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to London Heathrow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 161 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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Aer Lingus, KLM, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Exeter Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 6361+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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