There are 4 ways to get from Weymouth to Exeter by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Weymouth to Exeter National Express

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Weymouth to Castle Cary
  2. Take the train from Castle Cary to Exeter St Davids

$51 - $98

Bus, train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Westham, Holland Road to Axminster, Rail Station X53
  2. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter Central

$16 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Weymouth to Exeter 60.4 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Weymouth to Exeter is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Weymouth to Exeter is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Weymouth and arriving at Exeter. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Weymouth to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Weymouth and arriving at Exeter St Davids via Castle Cary. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Weymouth and Exeter is 48 miles. The road distance is 60.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Weymouth to Exeter without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The bus from Weymouth to Exeter takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Weymouth to Exeter bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Weymouth station.

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Map of how to get from Weymouth to Exeter.
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  • Distance: 47.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Weymouth, England and Exeter, England?

National Express operates a bus from Weymouth to Exeter once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Weymouth to Exeter via Castle Cary in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Weymouth to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Castle Cary to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
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 Weymouth to Exeter
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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