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

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes

$15 - $50

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Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter, Waitrose to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill X64 / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Totnes 26.6 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Totnes 26.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Totnes is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Totnes is to train which costs £11 - £40 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter, Waitrose and arriving at Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Totnes. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Totnes is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Totnes without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs £11 - £40.

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The train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Exeter to Totnes bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Exeter, Waitrose station.

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Exeter to Totnes train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Totnes is to train which takes 29 min and costs £11 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Totnes.
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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Exeter to Totnes hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 29 min. Great Western Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Exeter to Totnes every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min. National Express also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter, Waitrose to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Totnes
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Totnes
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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