There are 7 ways to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 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 5 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Woking

$51 - $76

5 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 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 38 min

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

$194 - $434

Fly to London City, Tube, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

$91 - $313

Fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Gatwick (LGW) EXT - LGW

$228 - $493

Questions & Answers

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

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter and arriving at London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. 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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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) hourly. 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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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 Heathrow via Belfast City, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
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
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com

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