How to get from London to University of Exeter

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  •  2 h 17 min

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

$95 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 28 min

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

$17 - $45

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central

$50 - $85

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  6 h 47 min

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

$63

Rideshare  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Exeter 174.1 miles

$20 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London to University of Exeter 175 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Exeter  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT

$63 - $269

Fly to Bristol, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Bristol (BRS) LCY - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids

$194 - $690

What companies run services between London, England and University of Exeter, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to University of Exeter every 2 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to University of Exeter every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Megabus UK also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London City to Bristol via Jersey
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and University of Exeter is 253 km. The road distance is 280 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to University of Exeter is to rideshare which costs £15 - £26 and takes 4 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from London to University of Exeter is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs £70 - £130.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Exeter St Davids. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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

The train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs every two hours.