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There are 5 ways to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

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

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Heathrow Airport London T2,3

Drive

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

Fly to London Heathrow

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

Fly to London Gatwick, bus

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3

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The most affordable way to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus, which costs £8 - £10 and takes 3h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which costs £65 - £110 and takes 2h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter Sidwell St and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station via London Paddington Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between Exeter and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 144 miles. The road distance is 160.7 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 2h 34m and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m 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 Sidwell St station.

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Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by First Great Western Service, 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 2h 34m and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £10 and takes 3h 20m, you could also fly, which costs £80 - £310 and takes 4h 45m.

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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: 2h 34m

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

First Great Western Service operates a train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £75 and the journey takes 2h 14m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 5 times a day. Tickets cost £8 - £10 and the journey takes 3h 20m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £460
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£90 - £380
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£130 - £460
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£220 - £600
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday
Estimated price
£220 - £600
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£220 - £600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£230 - £600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £260
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to London Heathrow Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m 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 First Great Western Service, 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 2h 51m to drive from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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Aer Lingus, Blue Islands Limited, Loganair and British Airways offer flights from Exeter Airport to London Heathrow 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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