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Journey information from Plymouth to Exeter

  • Train Fares from: £3.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Plymouth to Exeter by train?

    The average journey time between Plymouth and Exeter is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 41 trains per day travelling from Plymouth to Exeter. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Plymouth to Exeter?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Plymouth and Exeter?

    The distance between Plymouth and Exeter is 36 miles.

    Distance: 36 miles
  • What time is the first train from Plymouth to Exeter?

    The first train from Plymouth to Exeter departs at .

    What time is the last train from Plymouth to Exeter?

    The last train from Plymouth 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.
  • Savings tips for Plymouth to Exeter

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Plymouth to Exeter here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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