There are 3 ways to get from Shaftesbury to Exeter by bus, train or car
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Bus, train • 2h 27m
$22 - $35
Train, bus • 4h 22m
$22 - $33
1 alternative option
Drive • 1h 27m
$15 - $23
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Shaftesbury to Exeter is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 27m.
The quickest way to get from Shaftesbury to Exeter is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 27m.
The distance between Shaftesbury and Exeter is 62 miles. The road distance is 71.3 miles.
The best way to get from Shaftesbury to Exeter without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 27m and costs £17 - £27.
It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Shaftesbury to Exeter, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Shaftesbury to Exeter is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Shaftesbury to Exeter.
There are 675+ hotels available in Exeter. Prices start at $76 USD per night.
What companies run services between Shaftesbury, Dorset, England and Exeter, England?
There is no direct connection from Shaftesbury to Exeter. However, you can take the bus to Gillingham Station, take the walk to Gillingham (Dorset), then take the train to Exeter Central. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Shaftesbury to Exeter via Gillingham Station, Gillingham (Dorset), Axminster, and Axminster, Rail Station in around 4h 22m.
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Exeter Central
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 19m
- Estimated price
- $22 - $35
- Schedules at
Train from Gillingham (Dorset) to Axminster
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