Park and Ride

Park and Ride services operate in Exeter.

  • RED – Honiton Road to Exeter city centre EX2 7NL
  • GREEN – Sowton to Exeter city centre EX2 5GL
  • GREEN – Matford to Exeter city centre EX2 8FD
  • PR3 – Digby to RD&E Hospital EX2 7TA
  • PR6 – Sowton to County Hall EX2 5GL

Please note that there are height restriction barriers of 2.1 metres in place at Honiton Road, Digby and Sowton Park & Ride sites.


The National Bus Pass is valid on Park and Ride services from 9.30am Monday to Friday, and all day on weekends. Please note the National Bus Pass is not valid on the Hospital or the County Hall Park and Ride services.

Hospital Park and Ride

The Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital runs a Park and Ride service to their Wonford site from Digby.

County Hall Park and Ride

The PR6 Park and Ride service runs from Sowton to County Hall. At Sowton the bus picks up and drops off passengers from the layby in Sidmouth Road, with further stops on the inbound service at Digby & Sowton Station and Countess Wear. At County Hall there are two bus stops – by Matford Offices and by the side of Lucombe House.

Exeter Park and Cycle

There are Park and Cycle spaces at all Exeter Park and Ride sites. Park and Cycle works in the same way as Park and Ride, but with bicycles. It’s free, but you do need to apply for a permit.

Sowton Park and Ride and Honiton Road Park and Ride are owned by Devon County Council and operated by Stagecoach South West. Matford Park and Ride is owned and run by Exeter City Council.

Most Park and Ride car parks are locked between 7:30pm and 6:00am on Park and Ride operating days. On other days they remain locked. Overnight parking is not permitted on most Park and Ride sites.

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