London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC)

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

South Western Railway
09:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:38Exeter Central (EXC)
£261One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
11:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
14:38Exeter Central (EXC)
£461One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
14:203h20
London Waterloo (WAT)
17:40Exeter Central (EXC)
£591One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
13:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
16:38Exeter Central (EXC)
£621One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
17:233h16
London Waterloo (WAT)
20:39Exeter Central (EXC)
£951One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 20 May
South Western Railway
09:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:38Exeter Central (EXC)
0 changes
South Western Railway
17:233h16
London Waterloo (WAT)
20:39Exeter Central (EXC)
0 changes
South Western Railway
14:203h20
London Waterloo (WAT)
17:40Exeter Central (EXC)
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:203h19
London Waterloo (WAT)
11:39Exeter Central (EXC)
0 changes
South Western Railway
16:203h20
London Waterloo (WAT)
19:40Exeter Central (EXC)
0 changes

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Train times from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC)

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 16 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

254 km

Of the 7 trains that leave London Waterloo (WAT) for Exeter Central (EXC) every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
17:233h16
London Waterloo (WAT)
20:39Exeter Central (EXC)
£951One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
09:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:38Exeter Central (EXC)
£261One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
13:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
16:38Exeter Central (EXC)
£621One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
11:203h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
14:38Exeter Central (EXC)
£461One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
08:203h19
London Waterloo (WAT)
11:39Exeter Central (EXC)
£951One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC)

distanceDistance157 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or Great Western Rail

Trains from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) cover the 157 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £35, but the average price of train tickets is £75. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Exeter Central.

Train companies: South Western Railway and Great Western Rail trains London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC)

Find the best trains from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) with Omio's travel partners South Western Railway and Great Western Rail from £48. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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.

Train information from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: £48
  • South Western Railway frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) 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 London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) is £75; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) train travel time is 2 h 50 min   for the 157 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) leaves at 06: 22. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) leaves at 19: 20.
There are 12 trains a day from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) which require at least one change with South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) train with South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Exeter Central (EXC) from London Waterloo (WAT) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 20.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Exeter Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from London Waterloo (WAT) to Exeter Central (EXC) by train is November.
You have options as you can travel between London Waterloo (WAT) and Exeter Central (EXC) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from London Waterloo

Distance from London Waterloo to city center
Distance from London Waterloo to city center
1.2 miles (2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: A wide range of shops including convenience store, supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent, bookseller, clothing, gifts, travel accessories and passport photobooth.
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: There is step free access from the main concourse to all platforms, shops and facilities. Step free exits are exit 1 (Station approach), exit 2 (with a lift to Waterloo Road and lift access to the London Underground Jubilee line), and exit 3 for taxis and onward travel towards the South Bank. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket machines are located at various locations on the main concourse and are accessible to wheelchair users. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Exeter Central

Distance from Exeter Central to city center
Distance from Exeter Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus stop at the front of the station on Queens Street
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step free Category A station - Both platforms can be accessed via lifts from the main station entrance | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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