Transport information for University of Exeter

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Davids Station, 3 Isambard Parade, Exeter EX4 4BX

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Train Websites

Great Western Railway

0345 700 0125

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Great Western Railway (GWR): GWR operates high-speed services between Exeter St. David's station and major cities such as London Paddington, Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth, and Penzance.

They also provide direct services to other destinations in the South West and South Wales.

Getting around Exeter is a breeze with well-connected transportation options.

The local train stations, Exeter St. David's and Exeter Central, offer convenient access to and from the city. Exeter St. David's, located on Bonhay Road, is the main railway station, connecting students to major cities across the UK. Meanwhile, Exeter Central, situated on Queen Street, is centrally located and provides easy access to the heart of the city.

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St Davids Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 05:45 to 20:40

Saturday - 06:15 to 20:00

Sunday - 07:30 to 20:40

Planning a trip further afield?

Exeter International Airport, located on Clyst Honiton, is just a short distance from the university. Whether students are heading home during the holidays or embarking on an exciting adventure, the airport offers a range of domestic and international flights. Students can enjoy seamless connections to various destinations, allowing them to explore the world while studying at the University of Exeter.

Exploring Exeter and beyond is made easy with the extensive bus network.

Buses are a popular and affordable mode of transportation for students. The Streatham and St. Luke's campuses are conveniently served by numerous bus routes, making it simple for students to commute to lectures or explore the city. With regular services and frequent stops, students will find it convenient to navigate their way around Exeter.

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What train services go through Exeter?

Exeter is well-connected by various train services. The main train operators serving the city include Great Western Railway (GWR), South Western Railway (SWR), CrossCountry, and TransPennine Express. These services provide convenient access to destinations such as London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, and more. For specific routes and schedules, students can check with National Rail Enquiries or the respective train company's official website.

How can I explore Exeter and nearby areas using buses?

Exeter has an extensive bus network that offers convenient and affordable transportation options for students. Numerous bus routes serve the Streatham and St. Luke's campuses, making it easy to commute to lectures or explore the city. Buses have regular services and frequent stops, allowing students to navigate their way around Exeter with ease. They can check with local bus operators or use journey planning apps for real-time bus schedules and routes.

How does the University of Exeter promote sustainable transportation?

The University of Exeter is committed to promoting sustainable transportation options. They encourage students to embrace greener alternatives, such as walking or cycling, to reduce their carbon footprint. The compact nature of the campus makes it feasible for students to walk between buildings, enjoying the beautiful surroundings while staying active and eco-conscious.