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There are 3 ways to get from Exeter to Ottery St Mary by bus, taxi or car

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Line 4 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage 4 / ...

£2 - £4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Ottery St Mary 12.2 miles

£28 - £35

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Ottery St Mary 12.2 miles

£1 - £3

Exeter to Ottery St Mary by bus

The bus journey time between Exeter and Ottery St Mary is around 28 min and covers a distance of around 10 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 24 min. Operated by Stagecoach South West, the Exeter to Ottery St Mary bus service departs from Sowton, Miller & Carter and arrives in Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage. Typically 164 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
28 min
Fastest bus time:
24 min
Bus distance:
10 miles
Buses per week:
164
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:25
Last bus departs at:
21:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Ottery St Mary bus schedules

Exeter → Ottery St Mary
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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Ottery St Mary is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Ottery St Mary is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sowton, Miller & Carter and arriving at Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Ottery St Mary is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Ottery St Mary without a car is to line 4 bus which takes 24 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The line 4 bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Exeter to Ottery St Mary bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Sowton, Miller & Carter station.

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Exeter to Ottery St Mary bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Ottery St Mary is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Exeter to Ottery St Mary.

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  • Distance: 11.1 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Ottery St Mary, England?

Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 24 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Ottery St Mary, Bridge Cottage
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Ottery St Mary
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£28 - £35
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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