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

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Lympstone Village

£5 - £7

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Line 57 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 57 bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Lympstone, Saddlers Arms 95 / ...

£2 - £4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Lympstone 8.9 miles

£21 - £26

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Lympstone 8.9 miles

£1 - £2

Exeter to Lympstone by train

The train journey time between Exeter and Lympstone is around 22 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest train normally takes 17 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, the Exeter to Lympstone train service departs from Exeter Central and arrives in Lympstone Village. Typically 229 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
22 min
Fastest train time:
17 min
Trains per week:
229
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:24
Last train departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Lympstone train schedules

Exeter → Lympstone
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Exeter to Lympstone is to drive, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Lympstone is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street and arriving at Lympstone, Saddlers Arms. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter Central and arriving at Lympstone Village. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Lympstone is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Lympstone without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £5 - £7.

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The train from Exeter Central to Lympstone Village takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Exeter to Lympstone bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street station.

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Exeter to Lympstone train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Exeter Central station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Lympstone is to train which takes 26 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 57 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Lympstone.
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

First Great Western Service operates a train from Exeter Central to Lympstone Village hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Lympstone, Saddlers Arms every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter Central to Lympstone Village
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £12
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Lympstone, Saddlers Arms
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Lympstone
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£21 - £26
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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Exeter to Lympstone bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Lympstone, Saddlers Arms station.

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Exeter to Lympstone train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Lympstone Village station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Lympstone is 9 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Exeter to Lympstone.

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