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Recommended option

Fly London Gatwick to Exeter, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. LGW - EXT

$200 - $463

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. National Express

$74 - $103

5 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. LGW - NQY

$87 - $271

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. LCY - EXT

$93 - $346

Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 56 min

$129 - $232

Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 25 min

$80 - $168

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. 208.6 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Totnes, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes via Reading in around 4 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes via Heathrow Airport London in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Newquay, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and 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
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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 Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
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 Exeter via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Newquay to Par
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $21
Train from Par to Totnes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $29
Train from Newquay to Par
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $21
Train from Par to Totnes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Totnes
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $180
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Totnes
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Totnes is 261 km. The road distance is 334 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes is to drive which takes 3 h 39 min and costs £30 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Totnes via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Totnes via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes, including transfers.