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Duration 1h 55m
Distance 156.3 miles
Average price £90
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Reading and Exeter takes 1h 55m and the fastest train takes 1h 38m. There is an hourly train service from Reading 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. Reading
  2. Exeter
1h 43m
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£45 - £120

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Exeter St Davids. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 43m.

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The distance between Reading and Exeter is 123 miles. The road distance is 156.3 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Reading and Exeter?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Exeter St Davids hourly. Tickets cost £45 - £120 and the journey takes 1h 43m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £120
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £120
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £120
Night train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £120
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £120
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £110

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