Travel to Seaton

Road – travelling from the West exit at junction 30 (Exeter) of the M5 and use the scenic A3052 coast road, which takes approximately 40 minutes. If travelling from the East using the A303, then use A38 from Wincanton, which takes approximately 1.5 hours

Rail – Seaton does not have a railway station, but is only 5 miles from Axminster Station EX13 5PF with trains running every hour to London Waterloo. Honiton Railway Station (EX14 2DA) is 11 miles away. For the latest timetables and journey information visit the National Rail Enquiries.

Coach: National Express Coach Services from all parts of the UK visit Exeter and there are regular bus routes from Exeter to Seaton. Contact Devon County Council for all bus operator information and timetables. The Stagecoach 9A bus route travels between Exeter and Lyme Regis (8 miles east along the coast)

Bus – local bus services include Dartline 20, AVMT 52, Hatch Green 391, 392 and 393 and the AVMT 885

Air: Exeter Airport is only 20 miles away by car

Sea: Condor Ferries operate from Poole in Dorset and offer services between France, the Channel Isles and the UK. Further information is available from Condor Ferries.

For the latest traffic information and travel updates go to the AA website.

Forthcoming Road Closures:

LYDGATES ROAD, SEATON, Monday 1st March 2021 to  Sunday 31st October 2021 for a maximum of 18 months for essential road surfacing works.

For additional information contact:
KIELY BROS
Telephone: 01823 338291

B3172 SEATON DOWN HILL, SEATON, Monday 15th March to Friday 19th March inclusive for a maximum of 5 days for Devon Highways patching and surface repairs. Alternative routes via A3052 and Harepath Road.  For additional information contact Skanska UK – Tel: 0330 105 2676.  Click Here for more details.

MARLPIT LANE Monday 29th March to Thursday 1st Aril 2021 for essential works to be carried out by Western Power.  Click Here  Marlpit Lane Road Closure Mar 21  for more details.

HOLYFORD LANE, Tuesday 6th April 2021 for one day, BT Open Reach are replacing poles.  Click Here  Holyford Road Closure April 21 for more details

ROAD FROM BRANSCOMBE CROSS TO NORTHERN LANE, WESTON, DEVON

Kier have applied for a Road Closure to complete SWW Utility works outside Higher Bulstone Farm. These works, subject to approval from Devon Highways these works will take place 19/05/2021 to 25/05/2021.

Parking in Seaton

There are seven car parks and one coach park in Seaton.  Four of the car parks are owned and maintainted by East Devon District Council where you can purchase parking permits.  Two of the car parks belong to Tescos and the Co-Op, please take note of their parking signage for permimtted length of stay.    The Premier Inn car park is for the use of their customers only and is not open to the general public.  There is a privately owned car park next to the Co-Op called The Underfleet Car Park, on Underfleet Way, not to be confused with  The Underfleet West (Long Stay) car park.  Please take note of their parking fees as they do operate wheel clamping penalties.

Orchard Short Stay Car Park

Vehicle types: car, lgv, motorcycle (free), motorhome (8am-10pm)
Address: Old Beer Road, Seaton EX12 2PD
Parkmobile location code: 2934
Pay places: 164 (including 4 disabled spaces)
Free places: 0
Maximum stay: 24 hrs
Hourly rate: £1.00
Minimum payment: 50p (30 mins)
Maximum payment: £10.00
Method of payment: coins, Parkmobile, credit/debit cards
Charging period: 8am – 6pm

Town Hall Long Stay Car Park

Vehicle types: car, lgv, motorcycle (free), motorhome (8am-10pm)
Address: The Underfleet, Seaton EX12 2WE
Parkmobile location code: 2963
Pay places: 20
(no disabled spaces)
Free places: 0
Maximum stay: 24 hrs
Hourly rate: £1.00
Minimum payment: 50p (30 mins)
Maximum payment: £6.00 (nov – mar £3.00)
Method of payment: coins, Parkmobile
Charging period: 24 hours

The Underfleet (West) Long Stay Car Park

Vehicle types: car, lgv, motorcycle (free)
Address: The Underfleet, Seaton EX12 2WD
Parkmobile location code: 2965
Pay places: 68
(no disabled spaces)
Free places: 0
Maximum stay: 24 hrs
Hourly rate: £1.00
Minimum payment: 50p (30 mins)
Maximum payment: £6.00 (nov – mar £3.00)
Method of payment: coins, Parkmobile
Charging period: 24 hrs

Seaton Jurassic Long Stay Car Park

Vehicle types: car, lgv, motorcycle (free), motorhome (8am-10pm)
Address: The Underfleet, Seaton EX12 2WD
Parkmobile location code: 2926
Pay places: 106
(includes 7 disabled spaces)
Free places: 0
Maximum stay: 24 hrs
Hourly rate: £1.00
Minimum payment: 50p (30 mins)
Maximum payment: £6.00 (nov – mar £3.00)
Method of payment: coins, Parkmobile, credit/debit cards
Charging period: 24 hours

Seaton Jurassic Coach Park

Vehicle types: coaches
Address: Seaton Jurassic Coach Park, Seaton EX12 2LX
Parkmobile location code: 2933
Maximum stay: 24 hrs
Hourly rate: £1.00
Minimum payment: £1.00
Maximum payment: £10.00
Method of payment: coins, Parkmobile
Charging period: 24 hours

On Street Parking

Devon County Council is responsible for all on-street parking in Devon. For further information, on-street parking including paying or appealing a parking ticket with the prefix YD, applying for a residents parking permit or parking dispensation whilst carrying out works, please visit the Devon County Council Parking website at devon.gov.uk/roadsandtransport/parking/

Parking Permits

East Devon District Council offer a range of permits for use in the car parks in Seaton. These permits are virtual so there is nothing to display on your vehicle.

The type of parking permits available are listed below:

B&B/Guest House/Holiday Let – this permit enables those businesses offering temporary accommodation to arrange parking for paying guests .

2 day (48 hour)
3 day (72 hour)
4 day (96 hour)
7 day (168 hour)

These permits are ideal for holiday makers and are valid for use in all East Devon District Council car parks. Please note there is a 3 hour maximum stay in the short stay car parks.

7 day Coach (168 hour) – this permit is ideal for coach companies and is valid for use in coach bays in East Devon District Council car parks.

Residents – this permit is only available for a limited period for existing customers, who have previously had a residents car park permit with prefix RCP.

If you would like to buy a parking permit please click here to apply online.

Please note that parking permits issued by East Devon District Council are NOT valid for any on street parking spaces/parking spaces regulated by meter which are separately managed by Devon County Council.