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Duration 2h 44m
Distance 173.1 miles
Average price £109
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Kings Cross takes 2h 44m and the fastest train takes 2h 25m. There is an hourly train service from Exeter to Kings Cross. 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 Paddington

  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. Kings Cross
2h 29m
£64 - £143

Exeter to Kings Cross train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Kings Cross. The earliest departure is at 01:28 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:48 which arrives into Kings Cross at 00:15. All services require a transfer at London Paddington and take an average of 2h 44m. 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 Kings Cross station. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at King's Cross St. Pancras station via Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Exeter and Kings Cross is 159 miles. The road distance is 173.1 miles.

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

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Exeter to Kings Cross train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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There are 30687+ hotels available in Kings Cross. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Exeter and Kings Cross?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £140 and the journey takes 2h 14m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £140
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £140
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£75 - £150

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