There are 4 ways to get from Exeter to Sidmouth by bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Sidmouth, Post Office 9 / ...

$6

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Rideshare  •  42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Exeter to Sidmouth 15.1 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Sidmouth 15.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Sidmouth 15.2 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R and arriving at Sidmouth, Post Office. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Sidmouth is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Sidmouth without a car is to bus which takes 34 min and costs .

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The bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Sidmouth, Post Office takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Exeter to Sidmouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R station.

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Exeter to Sidmouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Sidmouth, Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Sidmouth is 15 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Exeter to Sidmouth.

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There are 600+ hotels available in Sidmouth. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Exeter and Sidmouth. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Sidmouth.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter to Sidmouth every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 34 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Sidmouth, Post Office
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Exeter to Sidmouth
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Exeter to Sidmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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