Duration 2h 42m
Distance 175.2 miles
Average price £120
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Waterloo Station and Exeter takes 2h 42m and the fastest train takes 2h 23m. There is an hourly train service from Waterloo Station 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 via London Paddington

  1. London Paddington
  2. Exeter
3h 3m
£75 - £136

Waterloo Station to Exeter train times

Trains run hourly between Waterloo Station and Exeter. The service departs Waterloo Station at 19:47 in the evening, which arrives into Exeter at 22:24. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Waterloo Station to Exeter? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Exeter Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Exeter is 158 miles. The road distance is 175.2 miles.

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Waterloo Station to Exeter train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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Waterloo Station to Exeter train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Exeter Central station.

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There are 925+ hotels available in Exeter. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station and Exeter?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Waterloo Station to Exeter hourly. Tickets cost £70 - £130 and the journey takes 2h 8m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £130
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £150
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6

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