There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from London Stansted  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Exeter (EXT) STN - EXT

$71 - $412

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 45 min

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

$64 - $83

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Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$89 - $297

Train, train to Norwich, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Norwich
  3. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Exeter (EXT) NWI - EXT

$98 - $384

Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids

$118 - $199

Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central

$78 - $113

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Tiverton, Bus Station Superfast 1

$76 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter 219.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Exeter via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Exeter is 183 miles. The road distance is 219.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter without a car is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs £85 - £160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter is to fly which takes 4 h 23 min and costs £50 - £320. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £85 - £160 and takes 4 h 17 min, you could also bus, which costs £45 - £65 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Stansted Airport to Exeter Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter.
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  • Distance: 183.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Exeter, England?

Ryanair, Flybe and four other airlines fly from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 4 h 17 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Chambery
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Edinburgh, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Glasgow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Belfast (Aldergrove), Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Belfast (Aldergrove), Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Dublin, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Norwich to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$39
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Norwich
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
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 Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Tiverton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter is 220 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Exeter.

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Jet2.com, British Airways, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Exeter Airport.

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