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Duration 6h 43m
Distance 262.3 miles
Average price £211
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Boston takes 6h 43m and the fastest train takes 5h 33m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Boston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. Nottingham
  3. Boston
6h 19m
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£121 - £368

Exeter to Boston train times

Trains run every three hours between Exeter and Boston. The earliest departure is at 08:27 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 18:27 which arrives into Boston at 07:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Boston. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Boston via Derby and Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 19m.

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The distance between Exeter and Boston is 217 miles. The road distance is 262.3 miles.

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

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Exeter to Boston train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Boston station.

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