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

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Train, line 376 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the line 376 bus from Temple Meads to Wells, HSBC Bank 376

$44 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Wells, Bus Station 29

$18 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, line 376 bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal Falcon
  2. Take the line 376 bus from Temple Meads to Wells, HSBC Bank 376

$39 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Wells Cathedral 60.5 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Wells Cathedral is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Wells Cathedral is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Wells Cathedral is 51 miles. The road distance is 60.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Exeter to Wells Cathedral, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Wells Cathedral station. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Wells, Bus Station via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Exeter, England and Wells Cathedral, England?

You can take a bus from Exeter to Wells Cathedral via Taunton, Taunton, Bus Station, and Wells, Bus Station in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Wells, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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