Cheap bus tickets from London to Exeter

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Cheapest

£11

Average

£23

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Exeter will cost around £ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

Cheapest
12:30London4h35 17:05Exeter
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£111One-way
Cheapest
23:59London4h11 04:10Exeter
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£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h50 17:05Exeter
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£171One-way
2nd Cheapest
00:45London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 04:10Exeter
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£171One-way
08:30London4h50 13:20Exeter
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£211One-way

Bus Timetable London to Exeter

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sat, 4 Dec
00:45London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 04:10Exeter
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07:00London5h50 12:50Exeter, Honiton Road
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07:00London6h00 13:00Exeter
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08:30London4h50 13:20Exeter
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08:30London4h40 13:10Exeter, Honiton Road
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09:30London5h15 14:45Exeter, Honiton Road
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09:30London5h25 14:55Exeter
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11:30London5h10 16:40Exeter
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11:30London5h00 16:30Exeter, Honiton Road
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12:30London4h35 17:05Exeter
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13:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h50 17:05Exeter
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13:30London5h05 18:35Exeter
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14:00London5h30 19:30Exeter, Honiton Road
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14:00London5h40 19:40Exeter
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15:30London4h25 19:55Exeter
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15:30London4h15 19:45Exeter, Honiton Road
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17:00London5h05 22:05Exeter, Honiton Road
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17:00London5h15 22:15Exeter
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18:00London4h20 22:20Exeter
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18:00London6h43 00:43Exeter
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18:00London6h50 00:50Exeter
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18:50London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 36h00 00:50Exeter
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23:00London5h20 04:20Exeter
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23:00London5h10 04:10Exeter, Honiton Road
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23:00London5h00 04:00Exeter
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23:59London4h11 04:10Exeter
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3 Dec
£42South Western Railway
£14Megabus
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4 Dec
£40South Western Railway
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5 Dec
£22South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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6 Dec
£25South Western Railway
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7 Dec
£22South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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8 Dec
£19South Western Railway
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9 Dec
£18South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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10 Dec
£31South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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11 Dec
£31South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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12 Dec
£18South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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13 Dec
£19South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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14 Dec
£16South Western Railway
£12Megabus
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15 Dec
£18South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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16 Dec
£15South Western Railway
£11Megabus
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17 Dec
£15South Western Railway
£14Megabus
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18 Dec
£31South Western Railway
£19Megabus
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19 Dec
£59Great Western Railway
£19Megabus
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20 Dec
£28South Western Railway
£19Megabus
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21 Dec
£15South Western Railway
£19Megabus
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22 Dec
£16South Western Railway
£19Megabus
Thu
23 Dec
£28South Western Railway
£21Megabus

Bus times from London to Exeter

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

5 h 6 m

Buses per day

26

Distance

253 km

Of the 26 buses that leave London for Exeter every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 253 km distance in an average of 5 h 6 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
00:45London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 04:10Exeter
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£171One-way
2nd Fastest
13:15London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h50 17:05Exeter
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£171One-way
23:59London4h11 04:10Exeter
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£111One-way
15:30London4h15 19:45Exeter, Honiton Road
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£211One-way
18:00London4h20 22:20Exeter
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£211One-way

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Coach Information from London to Exeter

distanceDistance156 miles (252 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 11 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€13)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from London to Exeter cover the 156 miles (252 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 11 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre).

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Travel with National Express to Exeter from London

Find the best coaches from London to Exeter with Omio's travel partners National Express from £11. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Exeter coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from London to Exeter, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses from London to Exeter

    Buses from London to Exeter are operated by UK coach carrier National Express who run 10 services per day. The earliest coach departs at 7:30 a.m. daily and the last at 11:30 p.m. The fastest journey time on this route is just over 4 hours, although journeys can take up to 5 hours.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Exeter?

    Departure Station: Buses from London to Exeter depart from London Victoria Coach Station, the city's main coach terminus located in the south-west of Zone 1. Those arriving by public transport should board an underground train to Victoria and then take the 2-minute walk to Victoria Coach Station.

    Arrival Station: Buses from London to Exeter arrive at Exeter Bus and Coach Station which is located in the centre of the city. Onward travel is easy as most local bus routes originate at Exeter Bus and Coach Station. Alternatively, Exeter Central Railway Station is an 8-minute walk from the bus station.

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    FAQs
    What is the cost of cheap coaches from London to Exeter?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Exeter from London for the next 7 days starting from £11  one way.
    How much is a coach ticket from London to Exeter?
    The London to Exeter coach ticket price is on average £12  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    What is the distance to Exeter from London by coach?
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance from London to Exeter via coach to be approximately 156 miles (252 km).
    What is the average London to Exeter coach duration?
    On average the London to Exeter coach time is 4 h 11 min  covering the 156 miles (252 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    Which coach station from London to Exeter do I depart from? Which Exeter coach station from London do I arrive in?

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre).

    Where is the coach station in London? Where is the coach station in Exeter?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre) and need to travel approximately 0.3 miles (458 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Exeter.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from London to Exeter?
    When taking a coach from London to Exeter, you can count on National Express or Megabus for the best way to get you to Exeter. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between London and Exeter and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    Are there any London to Exeter direct coaches?
    Yes, you can look for direct coaches from London to Exeter with National Express or Megabus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Exeter from London to get the best deals?
    If you buy a coach ticket between London and Exeter within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from London to Exeter are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.