The Village of Beer: East Devon

Visit Beer

We want to make life easier for you so that you have a stress free visit to Beer. To ensure your journey is as easy as can be, we have added some travel information to this page. Please use the information to the right to plan your visit, and don’t forget to check the other sections on this website to find out about accommodation, attractions, events and activities.

Travel by Rail

The nearest train station is Axminster and it is approximately 20 minutes away by car or by bus from Seaton. Exeter is about 50 mins away from Beer via a bus service.

A London Waterloo to Axminster timetable can be obtained from National Rail Enquiries. Alternatively, you can call ‘traveline’, the public transport information service, or refer to the Traveline website.

Traveline – Telephone Number: 0871 2002233

Travel by Coach or Bus

Timetables can be obtained from the Jurassic Coast website, and from the Beer Village Store and also from the Seaton Tourist Information Centre. For the latest bus information, route details, and bus pass enquiries, please refer to the Devon County Council website.

Travel by Taxi

The nearest taxi firm and they are based in Seaton, Devon. They cover the local surrounding area including: Lyme Regis, Axminster, Honiton, Sidmouth, Dorset and Somerset. Petes Taxis also cover all airports and train stations and they are open 7 days a week, you can visit their website for further information.

Petes Taxis – Telephone Number: 01297 20999

Based at 21 Roman Way, Seaton, EX12 2NT and they are available for long & short journeys. Seaton Taxis are day & night, EDDC licensed, they also have a female driver available, and you can call them for further information.

Seaton Taxis – Telephone Number: 01297 24666

Other

For further information/details about the area contact Beer Parish Council.
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Beer Beach
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