Getting to Exeter this christmas

Wherever you’re travelling from this Christmas, Exeter is easy to get to. By road, train or bus there are plenty of ways to get to the city.

BY ROAD

Located just off the M5 from the North, the A30/A303 from the East and the A38 from the West, there is an easy route into Exeter from any direction.

PARKING

With over 4,700 paid parking spaces across the city centre, parking is made easy.

Guildhall (EX4 3HP), John Lewis (EX4 6PD) & Mary Arches (EX4 3AZ):

Up to 1 hour £2.20 | 1-2 hours £3.30 | 2-3 hours £4.40 | 3-4 hours £5.50 | 4-5 hours £6.60 | 5-6 hours £7.70 | 6-7 hours £8.80 | All day £12.00

Princesshay 1 Car Park (EX1 1EU):

Up to 1 hour £1.80 | 1-2 hours £2.60 | 2-3 hours £3.50 | 3-4 hours £6.50 | 4-5 hours £8.80 | 5-24 hours £11.80

Princesshay 2 (EX1 1NN) & 3 (EX1 1TS) Car parks:

Up to 1 hour £1.10 | 1-2 hours £2.20 | 2-3 hours £3.30 | 3-4 hours £4.40 | 4-5 hours £5.50 | 5-6 hours £6.60 | 6-7 hours £7.70 | All day £10.00

Summerland Gate (EX1 2LB)

Up to 1 hour £1.20 | 1-2 hours £2.20 | 2-3 hours £3.30 | 3-4 hours £5.70 | 4-5 hours £7.70 | 5-24 hours £10.80

BY TRAIN

Exeter has two main train stations located within the city centre. Exeter St David’s is the main hub, providing links to most major cities across the UK – it’s only 2 1/2 hours from London Paddington.

Exeter Central is the closest station and is a 10 minute walk to the High Street in the heart of the city. Great Western Railway, South Western Railway, Cross Country and Virgin all provide frequent services to and from Exeter.

For more information on travel into the city over the festive period please visit: www.nationalrail.co.uk

BY BUS

Stagecoach South West offer frequent services throughout Exeter and its surrounding areas. Three major Park and Ride services are also available at Honiton Road, Sowton and Matford.

All are clearly signposted and operate 6 days a week. Honiton Road also operates on Sundays. Honiton Road and Sowton car parks are open from 06:00 to 24:00, Matford until 19:30.

Park and Ride Ticket Prices

Adult day return: £2.70 (to City Centre)

Child day return: £1.80 (age 5-15 inclusive)

Group ticket: £6.50 (Available after 08:45 Mon-Fri and anytime Sat/Sun, max 5 people travelling together on both journeys.

Exeter Dayrider: £3.90 (a day of unlimited travel on all Stagecoach buses in Exeter)

For timetable information click here

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