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Duration 3h 37m
Distance 214.6 miles
Average price £130
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Basildon and Exeter takes 3h 37m and the fastest train takes 3h 15m. There is an hourly train service from Basildon to Exeter. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via London

  1. London Paddington
  2. Exeter
3h 33m
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£71 - £154

Basildon to Exeter train times

Trains run hourly between Basildon and Exeter. The earliest departure is at 19:55 in the evening, and the last departure from Basildon is at 22:25 which arrives into Exeter at 03:07. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Exeter St Davids via West Ham station, Baker Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 33m.

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The distance between Basildon and Exeter is 183 miles. The road distance is 214.6 miles.

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Basildon to Exeter train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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Basildon to Exeter train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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There are 798+ hotels available in Exeter. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Basildon and Exeter?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £140 and the journey takes 2h 8m.
Train operators
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Estimated price
£75 - £150

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