There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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

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Train  •  3 h 14 min

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

$117 - $207

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

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

$50 - $60

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Woking National Express
  2. Take the train from Woking to Exeter Central

$51 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter 161 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from London Heathrow  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Exeter (EXT) LHR - EXT

$199 - $433

Train, Tube to London City, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$92 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter is to drive which takes 2 h 51 min and costs £26 - £40.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Exeter is 230 km. The road distance is 258 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Exeter. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 and arriving at Exeter St Davids via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Exeter, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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 Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, 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 City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
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
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
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com

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