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Duration 5h 28m
Distance 256.1 miles
Average price £220
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Thetford takes 5h 28m and the fastest train takes 4h 34m. There is a train service every few hours from Exeter to Thetford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Thetford
4h 47m
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£97 - £193

Exeter to Thetford train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Thetford. The earliest departure is at 06:51 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 19:55 which arrives into Thetford at 06:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, July 10, 2020

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Thetford via Paddington, London Kings Cross and Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Exeter and Thetford is 219 miles. The road distance is 256.1 miles.

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

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Exeter to Thetford train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Ely station.

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What companies run services between Exeter and Thetford?

You can take a train from Exeter to Thetford via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, and Ely in around 4h 47m.
Train operators
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Ely
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£75 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220

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