Exeter Cathedral is an impressive and important ecclesiastical building - which welcomes visitors throughout the year. It's well worth a detour to see it.

 

It's easy to reach Exeter Cathedral, in Exeter, by train. Simply hop on a train to Exeter Central station and then it's really not very far away from the station at all - just a short walk across this historic cathedral city.

 

For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Exeter Cathedral’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 07:50:00 until 18:15:00
  • Saturday open from 07:50:00 until 18:15:00
  • Sunday open from 09:30:00 until 16:30:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
ShopsAvailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesUnavailable
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Adjacent station entrance
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Step free Category A station - Both platforms can be accessed via lifts from the main station entrance
ToiletsAvailable
Toilets notesThe toilets are located on Platform 2. The National key toilets are operated by a RADAR key. The RADAR key is available from station staff upon request.
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Connect to "GWR Free Station WiFi".
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Meeting point: Ticket office.
Customer Service notes
Please visit https://www.railhelp.co.uk/gwr/ for GWR Help & Support. Or contact our social media team @gwrhelp.
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces54
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Both platforms
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Exeter Central station has neither a taxi rank nor a cab office. Advance booking is essential. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Exeter Central

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Exeter Central station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway07:293On time
to OkehamptonGreat Western Railway07:332On time
to Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway07:392On time
to ExmouthGreat Western Railway07:483On time
to PaigntonGreat Western Railway07:532On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway07:283On time
from BarnstapleGreat Western Railway07:353On time
from Gillingham (Dorset)South Western Railway07:372On time
from PaigntonGreat Western Railway07:473On time
from ExmouthGreat Western Railway07:522On time

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