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£112Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
£15National Express
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£57Cross Country
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£57Cross Country
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£57Cross Country
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£56Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£57Cross Country
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£57Cross Country
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£57Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£46Cross Country
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£57Cross Country
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£113Cross Country
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Train Information between Birmingham and Exeter

distanceDistance140 miles (225 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Exeter cover the 140 miles (225 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 32 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train companies

Train between Birmingham and Exeter with CrossCountry

CrossCountry trains will get you between Birmingham and Exeter from £46. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Book your CrossCountry Birmingham to Exeter train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry’s up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Birmingham to Exeter routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Birmingham to Exeter is 140 miles (225 km), and the best price for a one-way Birmingham - Exeter CrossCountry train ticket starts at £46 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Birmingham to Exeter train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 31 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets from Birmingham to Exeter due to the coronavirus:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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
What is the price of the cheapest train between Birmingham and Exeter?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Exeter for as low as £46  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Birmingham to Exeter?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Exeter from Birmingham is £60  one way.
How many miles is it from Birmingham to Exeter by train?
The train distance from Birmingham to Exeter is around 140 miles (225 km).
How many hours does it take from Birmingham to Exeter by train?
While the time it takes to travel 140 miles (225 km) between Birmingham and Exeter can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Birmingham to Exeter is on average 2 h 32 min.
When travelling by train from Birmingham to Exeter, which train station in Birmingham do I depart from and which train station in Exeter do I arrive in?

Some of the Birmingham train stations to Exeter you can start your journey from include Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Exeter include Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arriving in Exeter St Davids.

Where is the Birmingham train station located? Where is the Exeter train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Birmingham.

The most popular arrival train station, Exeter St Davids, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Exeter.

What train companies go from Birmingham to Exeter?
For the best Birmingham to Exeter train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Birmingham and Exeter to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there from Birmingham to Exeter?
The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Exeter is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Birmingham to Exeter? When does the last train depart from Birmingham to Exeter?
The first Birmingham to Exeter train departs at 07: 12   and the last train from Birmingham to Exeter leaves at 11: 12. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Exeter train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Exeter from Birmingham to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets from Birmingham to Exeter within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £60 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Birmingham to Exeter a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
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.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00 | Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70