It takes an average of 9h 28m to travel from Glasgow to Exeter by train, over a distance of around 357 miles (574 km). There are normally 2 trains per day traveling from Glasgow to Exeter and tickets for this journey start from $90.51 when you book in advance.
From 8h 49m
357 miles (574 km)
2 trains per day
Direct trains available
If you want to travel from Glasgow to Exeter by train, you've come to the right place.
You can expect the journey from Glasgow to Exeter by train to take around 9 hours 28 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 8 hours 49 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 2 trains per day running on this route, which spans 574 km. There's no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Exeter.
Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Glasgow to Exeter start from $90.51 when you book in advance.
If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!
The average journey time by train between Glasgow and Exeter is 9 hours and 28 minutes, with around 2 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Glasgow to Exeter is 8 hours and 49 minutes.
Train tickets from Glasgow to Exeter can start from as little as $90.51 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow to Exeter without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Glasgow to Exeter each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Glasgow to Exeter leaves at 06:48. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Glasgow to Exeter leaves at 10:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Glasgow to Exeter cover a distance of around 357 miles (574 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Exeter to Glasgow.
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