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South Western Railway
09:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:38Exeter Central (EXC)
69 1One-way
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South Western Railway
09:203h22
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:42Exeter St Davids (EXD)
69 1One-way
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South Western Railway
09:204h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
13:38Exeter St Thomas (EXT)
69 1One-way
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How to get to Exeter by Train

Exeter is well served by trains with seven national rail stations in the city. The main one is Exeter St. Davids which is only a 15 minute walk from the city centre. Exeter St. Davids Station can be reached on direct train routes from both London Paddington Station and London Waterloo Station. Routes also run from Plymouth, Paignton and Exmouth making this a useful hub for holiday and business travellers. It is well served by local buses and taxi companies. Trains also run from London Waterloo into Exeter Central, conveniently located only 5 minutes on foot from the city centre.

Exeter

Exeter is a great place to visit both for a holiday or a short break. Whether you like history, cultural activities or the open air you will find plenty here. Visit Quay House Visitor Centre in the Dock area and explore both Exeter's maritime history and 2000 years of Devon's history. Historic buildings worth visiting are the Exeter Guildhall and Tucker's Hall in the city. Tucker's Hall is a good example of a medieval building that used to house the Guild of Weavers, Fullers and Shearman, so important to Exeter's wealth in the past. A museum that is always popular with visitors is St. Nicholas Priory, where you can experience Tudor life from the guest wing of a 900 year old Priory. Exeter is a compact city great for exploring on foot, with many tourist routes available from the Tourist Information Office. For a longer walk, or even a cycle, follow the Exeter Ship Canal, a popular destination for both land and river activities.

Popular trains to and from Exeter

Popular trains to Exeter

Barnstaple to Exeter train

from £6
Direct trains available
1h05 average duration
12trains per day
Served by
  • Great Western Railway

Bristol to Exeter train

from £10
Direct trains available
0h57 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Cross Country
  • Great Western Railway

London to Exeter train

from £24
Direct trains available
2h07 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • South Western Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • Cross Country

Reading to Exeter train

from £35
Direct trains available
1h44 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Great Western Railway
  • South Western Railway

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Exeter train

from £46
Direct trains available
2h42 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Great Western Railway
  • Heathrow Express

Popular trains from Exeter

Exeter to Bristol Airport (BRS) train

from £9
Direct trains available
1h08 average duration
Served by
  • Cross Country
  • Great Western Railway

Exeter to Bristol train

from £10
Direct trains available
0h57 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Great Western Railway
  • Cross Country

Exeter to Salisbury train

from £11
Direct trains available
1h46 average duration
12trains per day
Served by
  • South Western Railway
  • Great Western Railway

Exeter to London train

from £30
Direct trains available
2h14 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • South Western Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • Cross Country

Exeter to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train

from £38
Direct trains available
2h44 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Great Western Railway
  • South Western Railway
  • Cross Country

How to get to Exeter by Train

Exeter is well served by trains with seven national rail stations in the city. The main one is Exeter St. Davids which is only a 15 minute walk from the city centre. Exeter St. Davids Station can be reached on direct train routes from both London Paddington Station and London Waterloo Station. Routes also run from Plymouth, Paignton and Exmouth making this a useful hub for holiday and business travellers. It is well served by local buses and taxi companies. Trains also run from London Waterloo into Exeter Central, conveniently located only 5 minutes on foot from the city centre.

Exeter

Exeter is a great place to visit both for a holiday or a short break. Whether you like history, cultural activities or the open air you will find plenty here. Visit Quay House Visitor Centre in the Dock area and explore both Exeter's maritime history and 2000 years of Devon's history. Historic buildings worth visiting are the Exeter Guildhall and Tucker's Hall in the city. Tucker's Hall is a good example of a medieval building that used to house the Guild of Weavers, Fullers and Shearman, so important to Exeter's wealth in the past. A museum that is always popular with visitors is St. Nicholas Priory, where you can experience Tudor life from the guest wing of a 900 year old Priory. Exeter is a compact city great for exploring on foot, with many tourist routes available from the Tourist Information Office. For a longer walk, or even a cycle, follow the Exeter Ship Canal, a popular destination for both land and river activities.

Train companies: South Western Railway, Great Western Rail and Transport for Wales trains to Exeter

You can travel by train to Exeter with South Western Railway, Great Western Rail and Transport for Wales. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

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