You can easily reach Northernhay Gardens by train. The nearest station is Exeter Central, which is served by Great Western Railway. Once you exit Exeter Central, you’ll reach the gardens within a 1-minute walk.

Whether you want a picnic or just a stroll through to discover the different kinds of colourful flowers and plants, these gardens aren’t to be missed! Whilst you’re exploring Northenhay Gardens you’ll find the neighbouring Rougemont Gardens. Originally built as part of Exeter Castle’s defences just like Northenhay, parts of the historic Roman wall can be found within these glorious gardens too!

Visit the Northernhay Gardens, Exeter website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:50 - 18:15
Saturday 07:50 - 18:15
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
During normal staffed hours.
Customer Service notes
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces50
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£328.50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Lifts to all platforms and also long route via ramped footbridge to all platforms

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available

Departures and arrivals from Exeter Central

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to PaigntonGreat Western Railway11:592Late
to BarnstapleGreat Western Railway12:142On time
to ExmouthGreat Western Railway12:193On time
to PaigntonGreat Western Railway12:212On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway12:303On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from PaigntonGreat Western Railway12:183On time
from ExmouthGreat Western Railway12:202On time
from Exeter St David'sSouth Western Railway12:283On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway12:442Late
from BarnstapleGreat Western Railway12:453On time

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