There are 6 ways to get from London Victoria to Exeter by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 25 min

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

$93 - $174

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Exeter National Express / ...

$16 - $45

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter Central

$53 - $83

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Tiverton, Bus Station Superfast 1

$61

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Exeter 173.3 miles

$35 - $55

Tube, fly  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$65 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Exeter is to bus which costs £12 - £35 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Exeter is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and Exeter is 157 miles. The road distance is 173.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from London Victoria to Exeter, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria and arriving at Exeter. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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There are 623+ hotels available in Exeter. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to Exeter.
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  • Distance: 156.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Exeter, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Victoria to Exeter every 2 hours. Tickets cost $90 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Exeter every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Megabus UK also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
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 London Victoria to Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.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
$52
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk

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