How to get to Totnes from Exeter

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from Exeter to Totnes

How to get to Totnes from Exeter by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Exeter to Totnes is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Exeter to Totnes

distanceDistance21 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £10
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 1 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £10 • 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Rail

Travel 21 miles by coach or train to Totnes from Exeter. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Exeter to Totnes.

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You can travel by travel to Totnes from Exeter with National Express and CrossCountry. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Exeter to Totnes. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel to Totnes from Exeter, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Exeter to Totnes

      FAQs: Travel to Totnes easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Exeter to Totnes.

      There are 2 travel options between Exeter and Totnes. You can take a coach or train.

      The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Totnes is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £7 compared to other travel options to Totnes:

      Taking a coach costs £3 less than taking a train, which costs on average £10 for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Exeter to Totnes is by train with an average journey time of 37 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Totnes that take longer:

      Coach takes on average 1 h 5 min.

      You should expect to travel around 21 miles from Exeter to Totnes.

      The average frequency per day from Exeter to Totnes is:

      • 4 coaches per day.
      • 16 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Exeter to Totnes as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Exeter to Totnes:

      • Most travellers take a coach from Exeter, Honiton Road Park and Ride to Totnes, Coronation Road.
      • Most travellers board their train from Exeter St Davids and arrive in Totnes, (Stop A).

      The following travel companies offer services from Exeter to Totnes:

      • National Express can take you to Totnes by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Exeter to Totnes for £7.
      • Travel with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry for trains to Totnes. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Rail Exeter to Totnes tickets on Omio for £10.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Exeter to Totnes with the following travel companies:

      • You can find 4 direct coaches per day to take to Totnes with National Express.
      • You can find 16 direct trains per day to take to Totnes with CrossCountry.

      Direct services to Totnes tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

      Your journey from Exeter to Totnes doesn't have to end in Totnes. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol, Plymouth or Backwell. If you’d like to add London, Bristol, Plymouth or Backwell to your Exeter to Totnes trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Totnes today!

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