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

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Train, line 12 bus  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Taunton Station South Side to Monkton Heathfield, Hartnells Farm 12

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Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to West Monkton 35.9 miles

£75 - £90

2 alternative options

Bus, line 21 bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Taunton, Castle Way to Walford, Monkton Elm 21A / ...

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to West Monkton 35.9 miles

£5 - £8

Exeter to West Monkton by train and bus

The journey time between Exeter and West Monkton is around 47 min and covers a distance of around 34 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 44 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, CrossCountry, Great Northern and others, the Exeter to West Monkton service departs from Exeter St Davids and arrives in Monkton Heathfield, Hartnells Farm. Typically 42 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
47 min
Fastest journey time:
44 min
Journey distance:
34 miles
Services per week:
42
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:58
Last service departs at:
15:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to West Monkton train and bus schedules

Exeter → West Monkton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in West Monkton is 111.

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The most affordable way to get from Exeter to West Monkton is to drive, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to West Monkton is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to West Monkton. However, there are services departing from Exeter Sidwell St and arriving at Walford, Monkton Elm via Taunton, Castle Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Exeter and West Monkton is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to West Monkton without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 1h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 39m to get from Exeter to West Monkton, including transfers.

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Exeter to West Monkton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter Sidwell St station.

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Exeter to West Monkton bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Walford, Monkton Elm station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to West Monkton is 36 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Exeter to West Monkton.

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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 39m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and West Monkton, England?

You can take a bus from Exeter to West Monkton via Taunton, Castle Way in around 2h 10m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£13 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£22 - £29
Bus operators
Somerset County Council
Phone
0300 123 2224
Email
transport@somerset.gov.uk
Website
somerset.gov.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Monkton Heathfield, Hartnells Farm
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Somerset County Council
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 Sidwell St to Taunton
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Buses of Somerset
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Castle Way to Walford, Monkton Elm
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to West Monkton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
ZCars
Phone
+44 1392 422 888
White Swan Taxis
Phone
+44 1392 278 784
Website
whiteswantaxis.co.uk
Exe Cars
Phone
+44 1392 555 555
Website
exetercars.com
Apple Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666 666
Website
appletaxisexeter.co.uk

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