There are 7 ways to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter Central

$78 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Exeter National Express

$71 - $105

5 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 56 min

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

$114 - $228

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Haywards Heath to Exeter 177.7 miles

$35 - $55

Train to London City, fly to Exeter  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Haywards Heath to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$83 - $308

Fly London Gatwick to Exeter  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Exeter (EXT) LGW - EXT

$191 - $430

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Exeter St Davids

$109 - $290

What companies run services between Haywards Heath, England and Exeter, England?

You can take a train from Haywards Heath to Exeter via Clapham Junction in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Haywards Heath to Exeter via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick Airport London, and Heathrow Airport London in around 6 h 14 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 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 Jersey
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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 Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Haywards Heath to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Haywards Heath to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Train from Newquay to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Haywards Heath to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newquay to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Haywards Heath to Exeter?

The distance between Haywards Heath and Exeter is 242 km. The road distance is 284 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter?

The cheapest way to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter?

The quickest way to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter is to drive which takes 3 h 22 min and costs £27 - £40.

Is there a direct train between Haywards Heath and Exeter?

No, there is no direct train from Haywards Heath to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Haywards Heath and arriving at Exeter Central via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter?

It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Haywards Heath to Exeter, including transfers.