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Aberdeen to Exeter

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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    21:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    23:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    23:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    00:35
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    00:35
    Glasgow Queen Street
    08:25
    Glasgow Central
    08:25
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:01
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:17
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:50
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4B estimated
    13:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    15:43
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    5 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    21:35
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    00:08
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    09:13
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8E estimated
    11:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:17
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:32
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:42
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3A estimated
    14:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    16:44
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    21:35
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    00:08
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    09:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:06
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:06
    London Kings Cross
    15:03
    London Paddington
    15:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:08
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    21:35
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    00:08
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    09:13
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8E estimated
    12:40
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    13:05
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:15
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    22:26
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    23:46
    Dundee
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:24
    Dundee
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:03
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    09:13
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8E estimated
    11:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:17
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:32
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:42
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3A estimated
    14:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    16:44
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    5 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    22:26
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    23:46
    Dundee
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:24
    Dundee
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:03
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    09:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    14:12
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:12
    London Kings Cross
    15:03
    London Paddington
    15:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:08
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    22:26
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    23:46
    Dundee
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:24
    Dundee
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:03
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    09:13
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8E estimated
    12:40
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    13:05
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:15
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  8. Aberdeen
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:47
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:22
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:51
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    16:32
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:42
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    17:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11 estimated
    19:44
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  9. Aberdeen
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:47
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6 estimated
    17:12
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    17:12
    London Kings Cross
    18:03
    London Paddington
    18:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:08
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. Aberdeen
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:47
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:58
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    15:35
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:44
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Aberdeen to Exeter

  • Train Fares from: £86.10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 2
  • Distance: 448 miles (721 km)
  • Train operators: CrossCountry
  • Origin: Aberdeen
  • Destination: Exeter
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdeen to Exeter by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdeen and Exeter is . On an average weekday, there are 2 trains travelling from Aberdeen to Exeter. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdeen to Exeter by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdeen to Exeter cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdeen to Exeter can start from as little as £86.10 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.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Exeter?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Aberdeen to Exeter without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdeen to Exeter.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Aberdeen and Exeter?

    The distance between Aberdeen and Exeter is 448 miles.

    Distance: 448 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdeen to Exeter?

    The first train from Aberdeen to Exeter departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdeen to Exeter?

    The last train from Aberdeen to Exeter departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdeen to Exeter timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Exeter for Saturday 22nd Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
21:0715:4318h 36m, 5 changes
21:3516:4419h 9m, 4 changes
21:3517:0819h 33m, 3 changes
21:3517:1519h 40m, 2 changes
22:2616:4418h 18m, 5 changes
22:2617:0818h 42m, 4 changes
22:2617:1518h 49m, 3 changes
09:4719:449h 57m, 3 changes
09:4720:0810h 21m, 2 changes
09:4720:4410h 57m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Exeter to Aberdeen.

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Exeter

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