There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool to Devon 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 CrossCountry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids

$109 - $162

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter National Express

$32 - $41

3 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids

$126 - $217

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Devon 267.5 miles

$55 - $85

Train, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT

$74 - $217

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Devon is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Devon is to drive which costs £45 - £65 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Devon is 188 miles. The road distance is 267.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Liverpool to Devon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool station to Devon. However, there are services departing from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Devon is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs £85 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £35 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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Liverpool to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southport station.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Devon.
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  • Distance: 187.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Devon via Birmingham New Street, Exeter St Davids, and Exeter, St Davids Station in around 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Devon via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street in around 8 h 19 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
First Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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