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Duration 5h 49m
Distance 261.1 miles
Average price £200
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Southport takes 5h 49m and the fastest train takes 5h 7m. There is a train service every few hours from Exeter to Southport. 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. Southport
5h 34m
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£108 - £254

Exeter to Southport train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Southport. The earliest departure is at 06:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:56 which arrives into Southport at 08:39. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Southport. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Southport via Birmingham New Street and Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 34m.

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The distance between Exeter and Southport is 204 miles. The road distance is 261.1 miles.

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

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Exeter to Southport train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Liverpool South Parkway station.

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