Bristol to Exeter train

Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Exeter

Showing times and prices for May 28

Cheapest

18

Average

27

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:40AMBristol Temple Meads1h25 08:05AMExeter Central
1 transfer
181One-way
05:40AMBristol Temple Meads1h40 07:20AMExeter Central
1 transfer
241One-way
07:42AMBristol Temple Meads1h06 08:48AMExeter Central
1 transfer
241One-way
08:10AMBristol Temple Meads1h08 09:18AMExeter Central
1 transfer
291One-way
05:20AMBristol Temple Meads1h31 06:51AMExeter Central
0 transfers
411One-way

Train schedule from Bristol to Exeter

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, May 28
05:20AMBristol Temple Meads1h31 06:51AMExeter Central
0 transfers
05:40AMBristol Temple Meads1h40 07:20AMExeter Central
1 transfer
06:40AMBristol Temple Meads1h25 08:05AMExeter Central
1 transfer
07:42AMBristol Temple Meads1h06 08:48AMExeter Central
1 transfer
08:10AMBristol Temple Meads1h08 09:18AMExeter Central
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Bristol to Exeter

Showing times and prices for May 28

Fastest Journey

1 h 6 m

Average

1 h 22 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

104 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Bristol for Exeter every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
07:42AMBristol Temple Meads1h06 08:48AMExeter Central
1 transfer
241One-way
08:10AMBristol Temple Meads1h08 09:18AMExeter Central
1 transfer
291One-way
06:40AMBristol Temple Meads1h25 08:05AMExeter Central
1 transfer
181One-way
05:20AMBristol Temple Meads1h31 06:51AMExeter Central
0 transfers
411One-way
05:40AMBristol Temple Meads1h40 07:20AMExeter Central
1 transfer
241One-way

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Exeter

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Great Western Railway

Trains from Bristol to Exeter cover the 64 miles (104 km) long route taking on average 1 h 6 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $27 (€24), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Bristol to Exeter trains

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CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Exeter from Bristol you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Bristol and Exeter online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train to Exeter from Bristol, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 64 miles (104 km) route to Exeter from Bristol as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Exeter from Bristol, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Bristol to Exeter train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

CrossCountry from Bristol to Exeter train information:

  • Average Duration: 58 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 10 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bristol to Exeter

Travel by train to Exeter easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Exeter.
FAQs
Train tickets between Bristol and Exeter for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $20 (€18)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bristol to Exeter train to cost on average $27 (€24)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Exeter from Bristol by train to be approximately 64 miles (104 km).
While the time it takes to travel 64 miles (104 km) between Bristol and Exeter can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Bristol to Exeter train journey time is on average 1 h 6 min.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Bristol Temple Meads   to Exeter St Davids.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Exeter St Davids and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3 km) from the train station to the city center in Exeter.

For the best Bristol to Exeter train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or Great Western Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Bristol to Exeter to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Bristol for Exeter is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Bristol to Exeter train departs at 4: 40 AM   and the last train from Bristol to Exeter leaves at 10: 48 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Bristol to Exeter on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy a train ticket from Bristol to Exeter within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $27 (€24) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Bristol and Exeter are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bristol
Exeter
The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your journey to Exeter from Bristol.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line

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