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from Nottingham to Exeter

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23 Jan
£58East Midlands Railway
£32National Express
25 Jan
£48Great Western Railway
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26 Jan
£48Great Western Railway
£18National Express
27 Jan
£79Great Western Railway
£21National Express

Travel Information between Nottingham and Exeter

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£24 - £93
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £24 • 9 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £93 • 5 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 184 miles (296 km) to Exeter from Nottingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £24. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Nottingham to Exeter.

Travel Tips: Travel from Nottingham to Exeter

Travel to Exeter 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 Nottingham to Exeter.

What are my travel options from Nottingham to Exeter?

You can travel between Nottingham and Exeter 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Nottingham to Exeter?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Exeter. Tickets for a coach cost on average £24.

This is compared to other travel options to Exeter:

A coach journey is usually £68 less than a journey to Exeter by train, which costs on average £93 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Nottingham to Exeter?

The fastest way to get to Exeter from Nottingham is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 34 min.

There are alternative travel options to Exeter that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 9 h 10 min.

How far is Exeter from Nottingham?

The distance between Nottingham and Exeter is around 184 miles (296 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Nottingham to Exeter?

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Exeter is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Nottingham to Exeter?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Nottingham to Exeter:

  • Coaches most often depart from Nottingham at Nottingham and arrive in Exeter at Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre).
  • Trains mostly leave from Nottingham and tend to arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Who can get me from Nottingham to Exeter?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Nottingham to Exeter:

  • You can take a coach from Nottingham to Exeter with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £24 with National Express from Nottingham to Exeter.
  • You can go to Exeter from Nottingham by train with Great Western Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for £93 with Great Western Railway from Nottingham to Exeter on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Nottingham to Exeter?

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

How far in advance should I buy tickets to Exeter from Nottingham online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Nottingham to Exeter, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £24 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £93 one way.

But we recommend booking Nottingham to Exeter tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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