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Duration 3h 31m
Distance 188.7 miles
Average price £130
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Luton takes 3h 31m and the fastest train takes 3h. There is an hourly train service from Exeter to Luton. 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. London St Pancras International LL
  3. Luton
3h 15m
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£75 - £160

Exeter to Luton train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Luton. The earliest departure is at 16:14 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:48 which arrives into Luton at 01:11. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Luton. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Luton via Paddington and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Exeter and Luton is 157 miles. The road distance is 188.7 miles.

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

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Exeter to Luton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Luton station.

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