Duration 18 min
Distance 13.4 miles
Average price £21
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Dawlish takes 18 min and the fastest train takes 10 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Exeter to Dawlish. 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. Dawlish
26 min
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£5 - £35

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Dawlish. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Dawlish is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.4 miles.

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Exeter to Dawlish train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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Exeter to Dawlish train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Dawlish station.

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What companies run services between Exeter and Dawlish?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to Dawlish every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £5 - £9 and the journey takes 26 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
26 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Ave. Duration
11 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
£20 - £35

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