Birmingham to Exeter train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Exeter

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Cheapest

£49

Average

£99

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cross Country
10:12Birmingham3h09 13:21Exeter
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£491One-way
Great Western Railway
09:12Birmingham3h34 12:46Exeter
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£971One-way
Cross Country
15:42Birmingham4h07 19:49Exeter
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£1161One-way
Cross Country
11:12Birmingham3h09 14:21Exeter
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£1171One-way
Cross Country
13:12Birmingham3h09 16:21Exeter
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£1171One-way

Train schedule Birmingham to Exeter

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 August
Great Western Railway
09:12Birmingham3h34 12:46Exeter
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Cross Country
10:12Birmingham3h09 13:21Exeter
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Cross Country
11:12Birmingham3h09 14:21Exeter
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Cross Country
13:12Birmingham3h09 16:21Exeter
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Cross Country
15:42Birmingham4h07 19:49Exeter
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Exeter

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 9 m

Average

3 h 25 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

225 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Birmingham for Exeter every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
10:12Birmingham3h09 13:21Exeter
0 changes
£491One-way
Cross Country
11:12Birmingham3h09 14:21Exeter
0 changes
£1171One-way
Cross Country
13:12Birmingham3h09 16:21Exeter
0 changes
£1171One-way
Great Western Railway
09:12Birmingham3h34 12:46Exeter
0 changes
£971One-way
Cross Country
15:42Birmingham4h07 19:49Exeter
0 changes
£1161One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Exeter

distanceDistance140 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€82)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Exeter cover the 140 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 9 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £73, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Birmingham to Exeter

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Exeter with CrossCountry for as low as £50. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Birmingham and Exeter you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Birmingham and Exeter for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Birmingham and Exeter. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 140 miles (225 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Birmingham to Exeter train ticket can cost as little as £50 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Birmingham to Exeter in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Birmingham to Exeter with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 34 min
  • Average Price: £50
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Exeter

Travel by train to Exeter easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Exeter.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Exeter from Birmingham for as low as £50  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Exeter train to cost on average £73  one way.
The Birmingham to Exeter train distance is approximately 140 miles.
On average the Birmingham to Exeter train time is 3 h 9 min  covering the 140 miles long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Birmingham to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. In Exeter you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Exeter most often arrive at Exeter St Davids and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from this train station to the city centre.

When taking a train from Birmingham to Exeter, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Exeter. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Birmingham to Exeter and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
If you prefer early morning trains from Birmingham to Exeter, the first train leaves at 06: 12. If you prefer late night trains from Birmingham to Exeter, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 12. Omio shows you the latest train from Birmingham to Exeter timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find a train from Birmingham to Exeter to cost on average £73 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Birmingham to Exeter train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Exeter
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Exeter.
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Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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