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Duration 2h 44m
Distance 173.2 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London and Exeter takes 2h 44m and the fastest train takes 2h 3m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from London 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.

Train

  1. London Paddington
  2. Exeter
2h 8m
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£60 - £150

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Exeter St Davids. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between London and Exeter is 158 miles. The road distance is 173.2 miles.

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London to Exeter train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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

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What companies run services between London and Exeter?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £140 and the journey takes 2h 8m. South Western Railway also services this route hourly.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £140
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £140
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £150

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