Train & Bus Connections

Getting to dartmoor

By Train
If you are planning a trip to Dartmoor by train you will find good mainline railway connections. The closest train stations to Dartmoor National Park are Exeter, Newton Abbot, Totnes, Ivybridge and Plymouth. Journey time between London Paddington and Plymouth is around 4 hours and an average of 17 trains per day (weekdays) make this trip.

Exeter to Okehampton

Please note: Exeter bus station is currently under redevelopment and some services may run from alternative nearby stops.

Exeter to Moretonhampstead

Please note: Exeter bus station is currently under redevelopment and some services may run from alternative nearby stops.

Newton Abbot to Haytor (Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centre)

Please note: This service runs on Saturdays from May 25th to September 14th 2019

Plymouth to Princetown

Please note: The service from Yelverton to Princetown only runs a few services a day. No services on a Sunday.