Find coach tickets from Glasgow to Exeter
Glasgow to Exeter coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||11h 25m|
|Trips per day||8|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from Glasgow to Exeter right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from Glasgow to Exeter?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £57.37 was the low point for coach fares from Glasgow to Exeter. Coaches from Exeter to Glasgow are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £57.37 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 13 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 357 miles (574 kilometers) from Glasgow, GLG to Exeter, DEV. However, the fastest coach only takes 11 hours and 25 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Glasgow?
The first coach leaves at 07:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Glasgow to Exeter, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 8 scheduled coaches that travel from Glasgow to Exeter every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct coach. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different coach at any point during your trip. Direct coaches also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Glasgow to Exeter; ticket prices start at £140.52.
What coach companies travel from Glasgow to Exeter?
There is one coach company that operates from Glasgow to Exeter. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|National Express||8||13h 15m||£57.37|
Where does the coach leave from in Glasgow?
Coaches to Exeter leave from multiple locations in Glasgow, Glasgow City. These are the 4 most popular coach stations:
- Buchanan Bus Station
Where does the coach arrive in Exeter?
Coaches arrive in Exeter at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Exeter, Devon:
- 36 Sidwell St
- Bus Station
- Honiton Rd
- Exeter Hill
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