There are 7 ways to get from Guildford to Devon by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Exeter St Davids

$94 - $198

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Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Exeter Central

$55 - $80

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Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter National Express

$65 - $77

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Guildford to Devon 163.1 miles

$35 - $55

Train, Tube to London City, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to London Waterloo
  2. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  4. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeoford

$82 - $302

Fly from London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Exeter (EXT) LHR - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeoford

$210 - $460

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Exeter (EXT) LGW - EXT

$204 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Guildford to Devon is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to Devon is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guildford station to Devon. However, there are services departing from Friary Bus Station and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Woking, Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Guildford to Devon. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at Yeoford via Reading and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Devon is 143 miles. The road distance is 163.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Devon without a car is to train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs £70 - £150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Guildford to Devon, including transfers.

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Guildford to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Guildford to Devon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Guildford station.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Devon is to train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs £70 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £60 and takes 7 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Guildford to Devon.
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  • Distance: 142.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Guildford, England and Devon, England?

You can take a train from Guildford to Devon via Reading and Exeter St Davids in around 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Guildford to Devon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Newquay, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Reading
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Exeter Central to Yeoford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Woking to Exeter Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Guildford to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Guildford to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Exeter station.

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Guildford to Devon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guildford to Devon is 163 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Guildford to Devon.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 404+ hotels available in Devon. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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