There are 6 ways to get from Kent to Devon by train, bus, night 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 Great Western Railway  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids

$129 - $221

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Maidstone, King Street (Boots) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter National Express / ...

$35 - $67

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter Central

$83 - $128

Train, night bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to London Victoria
  2. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter National Express

$49 - $65

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Kent to Devon 229.9 miles

$45 - $75

Train, fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  4. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeoford

$103 - $332

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kent to Devon is to bus which costs £26 - £55 and takes 9 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kent to Devon is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Kent and Devon is 199 miles. The road distance is 229.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Kent to Devon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kent to Devon. However, there are services departing from Lenham, Rayners Hill and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Maidstone, King Street (Boots), London Victoria Coach Station and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Kent to Devon via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, London Paddington, and Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kent to Devon via Maidstone, King Street (Boots), Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London Victoria Coach Station, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street in around 9 h 37 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
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Lenham to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Lenham to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $170
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
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 Maidstone, King Street (Boots) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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