There are 4 ways to get from Plymouth to Exmouth by bus, train or car

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

Bus National Express, line 57 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth to Exeter National Express
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Exmouth, Portland Avenue 57

$15 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Exmouth

$36 - $75

Bus, line 57 bus via Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site Falcon
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Exmouth, Portland Avenue 57

$25

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Exmouth 53.1 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Exmouth, England?

You can take a bus from Plymouth to Exmouth via Exeter and Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Plymouth to Exmouth via Exeter St Davids in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Exeter St Davids to Exmouth
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $11
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Exmouth, Portland Avenue
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Plymouth to Exmouth?

The distance between Plymouth and Exmouth is 59 km. The road distance is 85 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Exmouth?

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Exmouth is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Plymouth to Exmouth?

The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Exmouth is to drive which takes 1 h and costs £8 - £12.

Is there a direct train between Plymouth and Exmouth?

No, there is no direct train from Plymouth to Exmouth. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Exmouth via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

Is there a direct bus between Plymouth and Exmouth?

No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Exmouth. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Exmouth, Portland Avenue via Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Plymouth to Exmouth?

It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Plymouth to Exmouth, including transfers.