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Duration 3h 36m
Distance 195 miles
Average price £130
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Swanley takes 3h 36m and the fastest train takes 3h 6m. There is an hourly train service from Exeter to Swanley. 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. Swanley
3h 9m
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£72 - £163

Exeter to Swanley train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Swanley. The earliest departure is at 01:42 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:48 which arrives into Swanley at 00:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Swanley. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Swanley via Paddington station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Exeter and Swanley is 168 miles. The road distance is 195 miles.

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

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Exeter to Swanley train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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What companies run services between Exeter and Swanley?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £140 and the journey takes 2h 14m.
Train operators
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Estimated price
£70 - £150

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