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Duration 8h 51m
Distance 432.6 miles
Average price £310
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Motherwell takes 8h 51m and the fastest train takes 6h 30m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Motherwell. 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 Preston

  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Preston
  4. Motherwell
8h 5m
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£168 - £581

Exeter to Motherwell train times

Trains run every four hours between Exeter and Motherwell. The earliest departure is at 16:27 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:56 which arrives into Motherwell at 10:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Motherwell. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 27m.

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The distance between Exeter and Motherwell is 353 miles. The road distance is 432.6 miles.

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

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Exeter to Motherwell train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Motherwell station.

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You can take a train from Exeter to Motherwell via Birmingham New Street and Preston in around 8h 5m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
4 times a day
Estimated price
£220 - £550

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