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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Pembroke

$137 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff Coach Station 216
  3. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Pembroke

$46 - $56

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Pembroke

$116 - $239

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Pembroke 201.8 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Pembroke, Wales?

You can take a train from Exeter to Pembroke via Bristol Parkway in around 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to Pembroke via Sowton, Honiton Road P&R, Monkerton, The Barn Owl, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, Bristol Airport, and Cardiff Coach Station in around 8 h 47 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
Train from Exeter Central to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Cardiff Central to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Exeter and Pembroke is 143 km. The road distance is 323 km.

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Pembroke is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Exeter to Pembroke is to drive which takes 3 h 29 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Pembroke. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Pembroke via Bristol Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Pembroke. However, there are services departing from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street and arriving at Pembroke via Monkerton, The Barn Owl, Bristol Airport and Cardiff Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Exeter to Pembroke, including transfers.