Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) train

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Cheap train tickets from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing times and prices for Jul 17

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

South Western Railway
05:44AM3h36
Exeter Central (EXC)
09:20AMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$671One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
12:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$681One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
10:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
01:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$791One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
11:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
02:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$791One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
12:30PM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
03:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$791One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 17
South Western Railway
05:44AM3h36
Exeter Central (EXC)
09:20AMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
11:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
02:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
06:29AM3h20
Exeter Central (EXC)
09:49AMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
10:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
01:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
12:30PM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
03:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing times and prices for Jul 17

Fastest Journey

3 h 19 m

Average

3 h 22 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

254 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Exeter Central (EXC) for London Waterloo (WAT) every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
11:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
02:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$791One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
10:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
01:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$791One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
12:30PM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
03:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$791One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
02:30PM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
05:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$801One-way
0 transfers
South Western Railway
09:30AM3h19
Exeter Central (EXC)
12:49PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$681One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT)

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$72 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or Great Western Rail

Trains from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) cover the 157 miles (253 km) long route taking on average 3 h 12 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $72 (€62), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Exeter Central and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train providers: South Western Railway and Great Western Rail from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) trains

You can travel by train to London Waterloo (WAT) from Exeter Central (EXC) with South Western Railway and Great Western Rail for as low as $19 (€16). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) train information with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • South Western Railway frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Trains from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT)

FAQs: Travel by train from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) 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 Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) can start from as little as $19 (€16) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) is $72 (€62); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) train travel time is 3 h 12 min   for the 157 mile (253 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 5: 14 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 7: 30 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) without having to change trains with South Western Railway. There are 10 direct trains from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with South Western Railway or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to London Waterloo (WAT) from Exeter Central (EXC) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 30 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Exeter Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to London Waterloo (WAT) from Exeter Central (EXC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 12 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Exeter Central (EXC) to London Waterloo (WAT) is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Exeter Central (EXC) and London Waterloo (WAT) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Exeter Central

Distance from Exeter Central to city center
Distance from Exeter Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus stop at the front of the station on Queens Street
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step free Category A station - Both platforms can be accessed via lifts from the main station entrance | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to London Waterloo

Distance from London Waterloo to city center
Distance from London Waterloo to city center
1.2 miles (2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: A wide range of shops including convenience store, supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent, bookseller, clothing, gifts, travel accessories and passport photobooth.
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: There is step free access from the main concourse to all platforms, shops and facilities. Step free exits are exit 1 (Station approach), exit 2 (with a lift to Waterloo Road and lift access to the London Underground Jubilee line), and exit 3 for taxis and onward travel towards the South Bank. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket machines are located at various locations on the main concourse and are accessible to wheelchair users. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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