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Exeter to Leeds

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  1. on time
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 5
    01:01
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 5
    05:11
    London Paddington
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:11
    London Paddington
    06:33
    London Kings Cross
    06:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:52
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 8D estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 9D estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. Exeter St Davids
    Platform 5 estimated
    Leeds
    Platform 8D estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 8D estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Exeter to Leeds

  • Train Fares from: £50.90
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 26
  • Distance: 229 miles (368 km)
  • Train operators: CrossCountry
  • Origin: Exeter
  • Destination: Leeds
  • How long does it take to travel from Exeter to Leeds by train?

    The average journey time between Exeter and Leeds is . On an average weekday, there are 26 trains travelling from Exeter to Leeds. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Exeter to Leeds can start from as little as £50.90 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 Exeter to Leeds?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Exeter and Leeds?

    The distance between Exeter and Leeds is 229 miles.

    Distance: 229 miles
  • What time is the first train from Exeter to Leeds?

    The first train from Exeter to Leeds departs at .

    What time is the last train from Exeter to Leeds?

    The last train from Exeter to Leeds 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.

Exeter to Leeds timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Exeter to Leeds for Thursday 23rd Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
01:0108:527h 51m, 2 changes
06:2511:014h 36m, direct
07:2712:014h 34m, direct
08:2713:004h 33m, direct
09:2714:004h 33m, direct

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Exeter to Leeds

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
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