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Duration 6h 56m
Distance 288.2 miles
Average price £227
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Cleethorpes takes 6h 56m and the fastest train takes 6h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Exeter to Cleethorpes. 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. Sheffield
  3. Cleethorpes
6h 4m
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£130 - £318

Exeter to Cleethorpes train times

Trains run every two hours between Exeter and Cleethorpes. The earliest departure is at 06:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 18:27 which arrives into Cleethorpes at 07:14. All services require a transfer at Sheffield and take an average of 6h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Cleethorpes. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Cleethorpes via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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The distance between Exeter and Cleethorpes is 247 miles. The road distance is 288.2 miles.

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

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Exeter to Cleethorpes train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Cleethorpes station.

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