Duration 4h 35m
Distance 164.1 miles
Average price £120
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Polegate and Axminster takes 4h 35m and the fastest train takes 3h 54m. There is a train service every few hours from Polegate to Axminster. 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. Polegate
  2. Clapham Junction
  3. Axminster
4h 44m
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£77 - £167

Polegate to Axminster train times

Trains run hourly between Polegate and Axminster. The earliest departure is at 18:32 in the evening, and the last departure from Polegate is at 19:33 which arrives into Axminster at 00:04. All services require a transfer at Clapham Junction and take an average of 4h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Polegate to Axminster. However, there are services departing from Polegate and arriving at Axminster via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 44m.

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The distance between Polegate and Axminster is 142 miles. The road distance is 164.1 miles.

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Polegate to Axminster train services, operated by Southern, depart from Polegate station.

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Polegate to Axminster train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Axminster station.

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