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Duration 7h 15m
Distance 572 km
Average price 319€
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Rotterdam takes 7h 15m and the fastest train takes 6h 16m. The train service runs several times per day from Exeter to Rotterdam. 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. Rotterdam
6h 45m
189€ - 505€

Exeter to Rotterdam train times

Trains run four times a day between Exeter and Rotterdam. The earliest departure is at 05:47 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 16:14 which arrives into Rotterdam at 23:32. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Paddington and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 45m.

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The distance between Exeter and Rotterdam is 572 km.

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

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Exeter to Rotterdam train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Rotterdam is 1h ahead of Exeter. It is currently 4:55 AM in Exeter and 5:55 AM in Rotterdam.

There are 923+ hotels available in Rotterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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