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Duration 7h 24m
Distance 361 miles
Average price £255
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Leiden and Exeter takes 7h 24m and the fastest train takes 7h 19m. There is at least one train per day from Leiden to Exeter. 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. Rotterdam Centraal
  2. London Paddington
  3. Exeter
7h 51m
£170 - £396

Leiden to Exeter train times

Trains run once daily between Leiden and Exeter. The service departs Leiden at 12:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into Exeter at 19:04. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Exeter. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Exeter St Davids via Rotterdam Centraal, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 51m.

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The distance between Leiden and Exeter is 361 miles.

Leiden to Exeter train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Leiden to Exeter train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Exeter is 1h behind Leiden. It is currently 8:56 AM in Leiden and 7:56 AM in Exeter.

There are 531+ hotels available in Exeter. Prices start at £75 per night.

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