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Duration 9h 3m
Distance 455 km
Average price 303€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Ostend takes 9h 3m and the fastest train takes 7h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Ostend. 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 Eurostar
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Ostend
7h 24m
180€ - 521€

Exeter to Ostend train times

Trains run twice daily between Exeter and Ostend. The service departs Exeter at 08:03 in the morning, which arrives into Ostend at 17:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Ostend. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Ostende / Oostende via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 24m.

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The distance between Exeter and Ostend is 455 km.

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

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Exeter to Ostend train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Ostende / Oostende station.

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Ostend is 1h ahead of Exeter. It is currently 6:36 AM in Exeter and 7:36 AM in Ostend.

There are 2420+ hotels available in Ostend. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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