Exeter to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Exeter to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£118

Average

£120

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.

Cheapest
10:40Exeter Central2h45 13:25Birmingham New Street
1 change
£1181One-way
Cheapest
10:14Exeter Central2h42 12:56Birmingham New Street
1 change
£1181One-way
08:04Exeter Central2h52 10:56Birmingham New Street
1 change
£1211One-way
08:34Exeter Central3h24 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£1221One-way

Train schedule Exeter to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 June
08:04Exeter Central2h52 10:56Birmingham New Street
1 change
08:34Exeter Central3h24 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
10:14Exeter Central2h42 12:56Birmingham New Street
1 change
10:40Exeter Central2h45 13:25Birmingham New Street
1 change

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Fastest train times from Exeter to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 42 m

Average

2 h 55 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

225 km

It's difficult to get from Exeter to Birmingham without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:14Exeter Central2h42 12:56Birmingham New Street
1 change
£1181One-way
10:40Exeter Central2h45 13:25Birmingham New Street
1 change
£1181One-way
08:04Exeter Central2h52 10:56Birmingham New Street
1 change
£1211One-way
08:34Exeter Central3h24 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£1221One-way

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Overview: Train from Exeter to Birmingham

distanceDistance140 miles (225 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£74 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Exeter to Birmingham cover the 140 miles (225 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £74, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Exeter St Davids and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Exeter to Birmingham

Find the best trains from Exeter to Birmingham with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and Great Western Rail from £50. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Exeter and Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Exeter to Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Exeter to Birmingham start at £50 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 140 miles (225 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Exeter to Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Exeter to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Train information from Exeter to Birmingham with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 30 min
  • Average Price: £50
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Exeter to Birmingham with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes to Birmingham from Exeter as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Exeter to Birmingham train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Exeter to Birmingham on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 140 miles (225 km) route between Exeter and Birmingham with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Exeter to Birmingham train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 33 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Exeter to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Exeter to Birmingham.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Exeter and Birmingham to cost as little as £50  in the next 7 days.
The Exeter to Birmingham train ticket price is on average £74  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
The Exeter to Birmingham train distance is approximately 140 miles (225 km).
While the time it takes to travel 140 miles (225 km) to Birmingham from Exeter can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Exeter to Birmingham is on average 2 h 42 min.

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

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Exeter St Davids and travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.

When taking a train from Exeter to Birmingham, you can count on Cross Country or First Great Western Service for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Exeter to Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Exeter for Birmingham is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Exeter to Birmingham at 07: 04   or take the last train from Exeter to Birmingham leaving at 19: 39. Look for the latest Exeter Birmingham train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
If you buy a train ticket from Exeter to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £74 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Exeter and Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Exeter
Birmingham
Exeter St Davids is the most popular Exeter 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 Exeter for your journey to Birmingham.
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Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for Exeter St Davids
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for Exeter Central
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus stop at the front of the station on Queens Street
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Public transport options for Exeter St Thomas
Location for Rail Replacement Services: To Exeter St Davids: Cowick Street bus stop by shopping precint. To Newton Abbot: Cowick Street bus stop outside the station

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