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Duration 5h 51m
Distance 280 miles
Average price £230
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Blackpool takes 5h 51m and the fastest train takes 4h 53m. There is a train service every few hours from Exeter to Blackpool. 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 Birmingham

  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Blackpool
5h 28m
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£119 - £378

Exeter to Blackpool train times

Trains run every two hours between Exeter and Blackpool. The earliest departure is at 16:27 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:56 which arrives into Blackpool at 08:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Blackpool North via Birmingham New Street and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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The distance between Exeter and Blackpool is 216 miles. The road distance is 280 miles.

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Exeter to Blackpool train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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Exeter to Blackpool train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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