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Duration 10h 15m
Distance 247.7 miles
Average price £242
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Pwllheli takes 10h 15m and the fastest train takes 7h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Pwllheli. 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. Birmingham New Street
  3. Machynlleth
  4. Pwllheli
9h 10m
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£151 - £321

Exeter to Pwllheli train times

Trains run every four hours between Exeter and Pwllheli. The service departs Exeter at 20:56 in the evening, which arrives into Pwllheli at 11:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Pwllheli. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Pwllheli via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between Exeter and Pwllheli is 155 miles. The road distance is 247.7 miles.

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

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Exeter to Pwllheli train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Pwllheli station.

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