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There are 4 ways to get from Exeter to Lustleigh by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 178 bus  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park 359 / ...
  2. Take the line 178 bus from Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park to Lustleigh, Bishops Stone 178

£4 - £5

3 alternative options

Bus, line 178 bus via Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 178 bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Lustleigh, Bishops Stone 178

£6 - £8

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Lustleigh 19.4 miles

£40 - £50

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Lustleigh 19.4 miles

£3 - £5

Exeter to Lustleigh by bus

The bus journey time between Exeter and Lustleigh is around 10h 54m and covers a distance of around 20 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 57m. Operated by Country Bus and Dartline Coaches, the Exeter to Lustleigh bus service departs from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station and arrives in Lustleigh, Bishops Stone. Typically 11 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
10h 54m
Fastest bus time:
2h 57m
Bus distance:
20 miles
Buses per week:
11
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
11:15
Last bus departs at:
18:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Lustleigh bus schedules

Exeter → Lustleigh
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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Lustleigh is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Lustleigh is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter station to Lustleigh. However, there are services departing from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Lustleigh, Bishops Stone via Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between Exeter and Lustleigh is 11 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Lustleigh without a car is to bus and line 178 bus which takes 2h 8m and costs £3 - £5.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Exeter to Lustleigh, including transfers.

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Exeter to Lustleigh bus services, operated by Country Bus, depart from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station.

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Exeter to Lustleigh bus services, operated by Country Bus, arrive at Lustleigh, Bishops Stone station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Lustleigh is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Exeter to Lustleigh.

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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Lustleigh, England?

You can take a bus from Exeter to Lustleigh via Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park in around 2h 8m.

Bus operators
Country Bus
Phone
+44 1626 833664
Email
info@countrybusdevon.co.uk
Website
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Country Bus
Bus from Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park to Lustleigh, Bishops Stone
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£1
Website
Country Bus
Bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Lustleigh, Bishops Stone
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Country Bus
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Moretonhampstead, Court Street Car Park
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Dartline Coaches
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Lustleigh
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
ZCars
Phone
+44 1392 422 888
White Swan Taxis
Phone
+44 1392 278 784
Website
whiteswantaxis.co.uk
Exe Cars
Phone
+44 1392 555 555
Website
exetercars.com
Apple Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666 666
Website
appletaxisexeter.co.uk

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