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There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids

$106 - $194

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter National Express

$53 - $71

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Bus, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter Central

$66 - $96

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter 190.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly London Luton to Cardiff, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Cardiff (CWL) LTN - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids

$103 - $400

Train to London City, fly to Exeter  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$79 - $293

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at Exeter via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Exeter is 159 miles. The road distance is 190.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £80 - £150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Luton Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £80 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Luton Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Exeter station.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter.
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  • Distance: 158.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Exeter, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter via London St Pancras International LL, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Belfast (Aldergrove), Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Edinburgh, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Glasgow, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Luton to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
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 Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Exeter.

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Ryanair, KLM, easyJet and Flybe offer flights from London Luton Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 666+ hotels available in Exeter. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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