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Overview: Train from Derby to Exeter

distanceDistance175 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£67 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Derby to Exeter cover the 175 miles long route taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £67, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £67. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and East Midlands Trains trains Derby to Exeter

Travel to Exeter from Derby from £289 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and East Midlands Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

    FAQs: Derby to Exeter train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Derby 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 Derby to Exeter.
    Cheap train tickets from Derby to Exeter can start from as little as £67 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Derby to Exeter is £67; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time to Exeter from Derby is on average 3 h 22 min   for the 175 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Derby and Exeter by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Derby to Exeter leaves at 06: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Derby to Exeter leaves at 10: 31.
    There are 12 trains a day from Derby to Exeter which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Derby to Exeter train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Exeter from Derby to compare what amenities they may offer.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Derby, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Exeter St Davids, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Derby to Exeter by train is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Derby and Exeter including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Derby and Exeter

    Derby is the most popular Derby 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 Derby for your journey to Exeter.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +44 3457125678
    Public transport options for Derby
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: From the rear of the station, at the Pride Park exit

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