Reading to Exeter train

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Cheap train tickets from Reading to Exeter

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Reading to Exeter is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
07:302h17
Reading
09:47Exeter
£251One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:292h14
Reading
23:43Exeter
£351One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:012h19
Reading
13:20Exeter
£361One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
15:353h04
Reading
18:39Exeter
£371One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:292h02
Reading
13:31Exeter
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableReading to Exeter

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 14 June
Great Western Railway
07:302h17
Reading
09:47Exeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:292h14
Reading
23:43Exeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:012h19
Reading
13:20Exeter
0 changes
South Western Railway
15:353h04
Reading
18:39Exeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:292h02
Reading
13:31Exeter
0 changes

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Train times from Reading to Exeter

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 2 m

Average

2 h 23 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

196 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Reading for Exeter every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
11:292h02
Reading
13:31Exeter
£551One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:292h14
Reading
23:43Exeter
£351One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
07:302h17
Reading
09:47Exeter
£251One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:012h19
Reading
13:20Exeter
£361One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
15:353h04
Reading
18:39Exeter
£371One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Reading to Exeter

distanceDistance122 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or South Western Railway

Trains from Reading to Exeter cover the 122 miles long route taking on average 1 h 44 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £48, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train providers: Great Western Rail and South Western Railway trains Reading to Exeter

Travel on Great Western Rail and South Western Railway trains from Reading to Exeter at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

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.

    FAQs: Reading to Exeter train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Reading to Exeter 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 Reading to Exeter.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Reading to Exeter can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Reading to Exeter is £48; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Reading to Exeter train time is 1 h 44 min   covering the 122 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Reading to Exeter leaves at 05: 27. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Reading to Exeter leaves at 21: 29.
    There are 16 trains a day from Reading to Exeter which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Reading to Exeter train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Exeter from Reading to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 29.

    When departing from Reading, you have various train station options to start your route from including Reading, Reading West and Reading Green Park. When arriving in Exeter, you can end your route in train stations like Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (417 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Exeter St Davids, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.

    A day trip to Exeter from Reading is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 44 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Reading to Exeter by train is January.
    You have options as you can travel to Exeter from Reading 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Reading and Exeter

    Reading
    Exeter
    Reading is the most popular Reading 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 Reading for your journey to Exeter.
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    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
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    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3451652030
    Public transport options for Reading
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
    Reading WestParkingAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Reading West
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Reading: Bus Stop on Oxford Road under Railway Bridge. Heading away from Reading Bus Stop on Oxford Road, outside McDonalds.
    Reading Green ParkAccessibility
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    Reading or Reading West
    Reading

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