Southampton to Exeter train

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Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Exeter

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Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
10:373h12
Southampton
13:49Exeter
£121One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSouthampton to Exeter

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South Western Railway
10:373h12
Southampton
13:49Exeter
0 changes

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Train times from Southampton to Exeter

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Fastest Journey

3 h 12 m

Average

3 h 12 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

151 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Southampton for Exeter every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
10:373h12
Southampton
13:49Exeter
£121One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Southampton to Exeter

distanceDistance93 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway or Great Western Rail

Trains from Southampton to Exeter cover the 93 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £36, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

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

South Western Railway and Great Western Rail trains will get you from Southampton to Exeter from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

South Western Railway from Southampton to Exeter train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 28 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12
  • South Western Railway frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Southampton to Exeter train

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton 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 Southampton to Exeter.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Southampton to Exeter can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton to Exeter is £36; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Southampton to Exeter train time is 2 h 28 min   covering the 93 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton to Exeter leaves at 04: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton to Exeter leaves at 22: 00.
There are 12 trains a day from Southampton to Exeter which require at least one change with South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Southampton to Exeter train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Southampton and Exeter to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 00.

When departing from Southampton, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. 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 Southampton Central, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) 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 trip to Exeter from Southampton is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 28 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton to Exeter by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Southampton and Exeter including taking a train or coach.

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