There are 3 ways to get from Exeter to Poole by bus, train or car
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Bus • 3 h 20 min
$11 - $15
2 alternative options
Train • 3 h 44 min
$52 - $89
Drive • 1 h 35 min
$17 - $25
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Poole is to bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3 h 20 min.
The quickest way to get from Exeter to Poole is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter and arriving at POOLE, Dorset. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.
No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Poole. However, there are services departing from Exeter Central and arriving at Poole via Salisbury and Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.
The distance between Exeter and Poole is 68 miles. The road distance is 79.1 miles.
The best way to get from Exeter to Poole without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs £8 - £12.
The bus from Exeter to POOLE, Dorset takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.
Exeter to Poole bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.
Exeter to Poole train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Exeter Central station.
The best way to get from Exeter to Poole is to bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £40 - £70 and takes 3 h 44 min.
What companies run services between Exeter, England and Poole, England?
National Express operates a bus from Exeter to Poole once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Exeter to Poole via Salisbury and Southampton Central in around 3 h 44 min.
Train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 46 min
- Estimated price
- $29 - $45
- Schedules at
Train from Southampton Central to Poole
National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.
Bus from Exeter to POOLE, Dorset
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 20 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $11 - $15
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More Questions & Answers
Exeter to Poole bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at POOLE, Dorset station.
Exeter to Poole train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Poole station.
Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Poole is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Exeter to Poole.
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