Travelling to Dartmoor
Air Travel is undoubtedly the fastest means of reaching the vicinity of Dartmoor by arriving at Exeter. For people who have dont have much time, air journey is a welcome idea. There are flights from London to Exeter airport. This makes your trip to Dartmoor National Park less time consuming so that you can spend more time on enjoying rather than travelling.
There are connecting air services between Scotland, Plymouth and Birmingham, these flights connect to London. If you are a foreign tourist then just reach London and then from there you have many options to choose from. Have a look at the official website of Exeter International Airport for latest updates, fight timings and other details and plan your trip accordingly. www.exeter-airport.co.uk
There are reasonable train services to Dartmoor and also inside Dartmoor National Park connecting some of the major towns in and around Dartmoor. This service is comfortable for tourists who can take a train to reach town and then roam around the place at your own leisurely pace. The train line is between Exeter to Crediton and from Crediton to Okehampton and from Okehampton to Meldon.
The best part of travelling by train is not only about the convenience but also the beautiful views, the scenery and how beautifully the scenery changes with every line. For more details on train and to get train time table, check out National Rail Enquires. You can also have a look at the Dartmoor Railway website to get detailed information on the routes and timings. www.dartmoorrailway.co.uk/route.html
Travelling by bus is a great way of reaching Dartmoor from London. National Express has buses that run every day from London to Exeter, Plymouth and Torquay and vice versa. These buses take care of all basic amenities required by tourists. They are comfortable and very frequent, so you need not wait for too long if you have missed the first coach.
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