Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) train

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Compare prices and tickets Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC)

distanceDistance197 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£175 (€197)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) cover the 197 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 43 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £175, but the average price of train tickets is £175. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Exeter Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains trains Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC)

You can travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains for as low as £368. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Exeter Central (EXC) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 6 min
  • Cheapest Price: £368
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC).
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) can start from as little as £175 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) is £175; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) is 4 h 43 min   to travel the 197 mile long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) leaves at 07: 26. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the trip from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) you can take a train with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) 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.

A trip to Exeter Central (EXC) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 43 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Exeter Central (EXC) is April.
You have options as you can travel to Exeter Central (EXC) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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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