There are 6 ways to get from London to Devon by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 13 min

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

$99 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

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

$23 - $50

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central

$60 - $87

Bus via Heathrow Airport London  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Heathrow Central Bus Station N9
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Exeter National Express

$59 - $69

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from London to Devon 189.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Cheriton Cross, Coach House

$69 - $275

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The cheapest way to get from London to Devon is to bus which costs £17 - £40 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Devon is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs £75 - £140.

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The distance between London and Devon is 266 km. The road distance is 303 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from London to Devon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Devon. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Devon. However, there are services departing from London Paddington and arriving at Yeoford via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Devon, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Devon hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Devon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $22 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 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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Cheriton Cross, Coach House
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Cheriton Cross, Coach House
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dartline-coaches.co.uk

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