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Duration 7h 35m
Distance 382.1 miles
Average price £360
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Dumfries takes 7h 35m and the fastest train takes 6h 15m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Dumfries. 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. Birmingham New Street
  3. Carlisle
  4. Dumfries
7h 38m
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£155 - £482

Exeter to Dumfries train times

Trains run every three hours between Exeter and Dumfries. The service departs Exeter at 19:27 in the evening, which arrives into Dumfries at 13:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Dumfries. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Dumfries via Birmingham New Street and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 38m.

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The distance between Exeter and Dumfries is 302 miles. The road distance is 382.1 miles.

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

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Exeter to Dumfries train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Dumfries station.

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