Transportation to and from Exeter Airport


What is the distance from Exeter Airport to the centre of Exeter?

It will take you around 20 minutes to travel the 10 kilometres / 6.2 miles to the centre of the city (Exeter Cathedral).

From EXT Airport to Exeter City centre by Car
10 km
20 min

Public transport

Bus to Exeter

Bus service 56 leaves from the bus stop in front of the airport building and takes you to the bus station in Exeter (Paris Street) in 25 minutes and continues on to the train station in Exeter (St Davids) taking a total of 35 minutes. The bus service, operated by Stagecoach Bus, leaves every 30 minutes from Monday to Saturday. The last bus leaves Exeter Airport around 23.15 hours. On Sundays and holidays, the schedule is reduced to once per hour. The price for a bus ticket is around £2.60 per person. Exeter Bus Station is closest to the centre of Exeter.

Train to Torquay and Plymouth
Remain seated until reaching the train station if you want to continue your journey to other places in Devon and Cornwall. By train, you can continue your travel from Exeter to Torquay (40 minutes) and Plymouth (60 minutes), both in Devon. Places in Cornwall are less easy to reach from Exeter Airport. For those travel destinations, you might be better off flying into Cornwall Airport Newquay. Please consult website Stagecoach Bus and website National Rail for more information.


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Tours and transport

England: 3-Day Stonehenge, Bath & South West Coast Tour

£ 279

Explore the best of the southwest of England on a 3-day tour from London. See the prehistoric stones of Stonehenge, drive along the fabled Jurassic Coast, venture into the wilds of Dartmoor, and visit the historic cities of Exeter and Bath.

Devon and Cornwall: 5-Day Tour from London

£ 499

Enjoy 5 days exploring Devon and Cornwall. Home to the legends of King Arthur, Celtic Kingdoms and Roman towns, stop at beautiful beaches and wild moorlands. Visit Norman cathedrals and extraordinary coastlines as you see this beautiful pocket of England.


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