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Duration 4h 27m
Distance 233.6 miles
Average price £131
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Essex takes 4h 27m and the fastest train takes 3h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Essex. 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 London

  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Essex
4h 16m
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£82 - £170

Exeter to Essex train times

Trains run every two hours between Exeter and Essex. The earliest departure is at 17:15 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:48 which arrives into Essex at 07:09. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Essex. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at White Notley via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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The distance between Exeter and Essex is 195 miles. The road distance is 233.6 miles.

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

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Exeter to Essex train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at White Notley station.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Essex. Prices start at £75 per night.

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