Travel from Exeter to Swanage

Bus or train from Exeter to Swanage?

You can take a train from Exeter to Swanage via Salisbury, Southampton Central, and Bournemouth in around 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Exeter to Swanage once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h.

How to get from Exeter to Swanage

From Exeter Central train to Salisbury, train to Southampton Central, train to Bournemouth, then taxi to Swanage. 4 h 18 min £175. From Exeter bus to Wareham, Post Office then bus to Swanage, Police Station. 4 h 2 min £14. From Exeter drive to Swanage. 1 h 44 min £16.
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      • One-Way approx: USD $185 - $262
      • Duration: 4 h 18 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $17 - $21
      • Duration: 4 h 2 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $18 - $27
      • Duration: 1 h 44 min
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