There are 6 ways to get from Exeter to Newquay by train, bus, night bus, car or rideshare

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Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay

$55 - $110

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Exeter to Newquay 83.9 miles

$8 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, line 21 bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
  2. Take the line 21 bus from St Austell, Bus Station to Newquay, Burger King 21 / ...

$53 - $94

Bus, line 21 bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to St Austell National Express
  2. Take the line 21 bus from St Austell, Bus Station to Newquay, Burger King 21 / ...

$14 - $19

Night bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Exeter to Newquay National Express

$11 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Newquay 83.2 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Newquay is to rideshare which costs £6 - £12 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Newquay is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £13 - £20.

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The distance between Exeter and Newquay is 114 km. The road distance is 133 km.

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The train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay takes 3 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Exeter and arriving at Newquay. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Newquay. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to Newquay once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h. CrossCountry also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Newquay via St Austell and St Austell, Bus Station in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Exeter to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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