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Duration 15h 50m
Distance 793 km
Average price 430€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Papenburg takes 15h 50m and the fastest train takes 11h 50m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Papenburg. 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. Koeln Hbf
  5. Papenburg
12h 35m
265€ - 731€

Exeter to Papenburg train times

Trains run twice daily between Exeter and Papenburg. The service departs Exeter at 12:15 in the afternoon, which arrives into Papenburg at 08:54. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Papenburg. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Papenburg(Ems) via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 35m.

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The distance between Exeter and Papenburg is 793 km.

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

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Exeter to Papenburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Papenburg(Ems) station.

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Papenburg is 1h ahead of Exeter. It is currently 9:18 AM in Exeter and 10:18 AM in Papenburg.

There are 52+ hotels available in Papenburg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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