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Journey Summary

Exeter to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
3 hours 21 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £36
Trains depart from:Exeter
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:253 km
Train Companies:Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Trains from Exeter to London

With a choice of arrival stations in the busy capital, passengers will find trains from Exeter to London readily available. With services beginning as early as 5:00 a.m. continuing til almost 9:00 p.m. and journey times as little as two hours 15 minutes, passengers will not struggle to find a train to suit their schedule. Two providers share the busy route, making sure that travellers never have to wait long for their next direct departure.

Which train companies travel from Exeter to London?

The busy Exeter to London route is served by two providers. Both Great Western Railway and South Western Railway connect the two cities. Great Western trains terminate at London Paddington, while South Western trains complete their journey at London Waterloo.

How long is the train from Exeter to London?

The travel time varies from two hours 15 minutes to three hours 30 minutes. All routes are direct, requiring no changes. Some trains just eliminate stops along the route to decrease travel time.

How many trains are there from Exeter to London?

There are approximately 34 direct train departures from Exeter to London each day. These are spread from 5:00 a.m. til 9:00 p.m. with between two and three departures per hour. Passengers should never have to wait long for the next direct depature, with South Western Railway and Great Western Railway both offering at least one departure per hour.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Exeter to London?

Departure train station: Trains from Exeter to London depart from Exeter St. David's. Exeter St David's is just a 15-minute walk from Exter's alternate train station, Exeter Central, and a 20-minute walk from the high street. Bus services connect the station with the centre of town, running every 30 minutes.

Arrival train station: Trains arrive at either London Paddington or London Waterloo, depending on whether you travel with Great Western Railway or South Western Railway. London Waterloo is found on the edge of the South Bank, with great links to numerous bus routes and the London Underground. London Paddington is found a short walk from Hyde Park in west London. Again, Paddington has great links across the city, with both bus routes and London Underground links available.

Travel Tips

Trains from Exeter to London
Travel by train to London 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 London.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Exeter to London cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Exeter and London for as low as £31  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Exeter to London?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Exeter to London train price to come in at an average of £38  one way.
How many miles is it from Exeter to London by train?
You should expect to travel around 156 miles (252 km)  between Exeter and London by train.
How long is the train journey from Exeter to London?
The train time between Exeter and London is on average 2 h 37 min  for the 156 miles (252 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Exeter to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Exeter goes to London? Which train station do I come into London from Exeter?

When taking the train from Exeter to London, you can choose to depart from train stations like Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas. Your journey can end in train stations such as London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Exeter St Davids   and arrive in London Victoria.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Exeter St Davids and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

What train companies offer a service from Exeter to London?
When taking a train from Exeter to London, you can count on Great Western Railway or South Western Railway for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Exeter and London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any Exeter to London direct train services?
Yes, you can look for direct trains from Exeter to London with South Western Railway or Great Western Railway  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
What time is the earliest train from Exeter to London? What time is the last train from Exeter to London?
The first train from Exeter to London leaves at 07: 34   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 25. Omio shows you the latest train from Exeter to London schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I buy Exeter London train tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a train to London from Exeter to cost on average £38 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 Exeter to London train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Exeter
London
Exeter Central
Amenities
Exeter St Davids
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Exeter St Thomas
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