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Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Exeter

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

$11

Average

$12

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.

The average ticket from Plymouth to Exeter will cost around $ 12 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 11.

Great Western Railway
08:50AMPlymouth1h13 10:03AMExeter
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$111One-way
Great Western Railway
10:15AMPlymouth1h18 11:33AMExeter
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$111One-way
Great Western Railway
07:50AMPlymouth1h13 09:03AMExeter
0 changes
$111One-way
Great Western Railway
05:16PMPlymouth1h23 06:39PMExeter
0 changes
$121One-way
Great Western Railway
09:15AMPlymouth1h18 10:33AMExeter
0 changes
$121One-way

Train schedule from Plymouth to Exeter

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, May 19
Great Western Railway
07:50AMPlymouth1h13 09:03AMExeter
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Great Western Railway
08:50AMPlymouth1h13 10:03AMExeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:15AMPlymouth1h18 10:33AMExeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:15AMPlymouth1h18 11:33AMExeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
05:16PMPlymouth1h23 06:39PMExeter
0 changes
Great Western Railway
06:48PMPlymouth1h09 07:57PMExeter
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Thu
May 19
$16Great Western Railway
$8National Express
Fri
May 20
$16Great Western Railway
$8National Express
Sat
May 21
$11Great Western Railway
$5Flixbus
Mon
May 23
$11Great Western Railway
$6Flixbus
Wed
May 25
$12Great Western Railway
$8National Express
Thu
May 26
$12Great Western Railway
$12National Express
Fri
May 27
$12Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
May 28
$12Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
May 30
$12Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Tue
May 31
$12Great Western Railway
$8National Express

Fastest train times from Plymouth to Exeter

Showing times and prices for May 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 9 m

Average

1 h 15 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

59 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Plymouth for Exeter every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 59 km distance in an average of 1 h 15 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 9 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 23 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Great Western Railway
06:48PMPlymouth1h09 07:57PMExeter
0 changes
$161One-way
Great Western Railway
08:50AMPlymouth1h13 10:03AMExeter
0 changes
$111One-way
Great Western Railway
07:50AMPlymouth1h13 09:03AMExeter
0 changes
$111One-way
Great Western Railway
10:15AMPlymouth1h18 11:33AMExeter
0 changes
$111One-way
Great Western Railway
09:15AMPlymouth1h18 10:33AMExeter
0 changes
$121One-way

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Overview: Train from Plymouth to Exeter

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Plymouth to Exeter cover the 36 miles (58 km) long route taking on average 1 h 14 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $13 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Plymouth to Exeter trains

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Plymouth to Exeter from $11 (€10) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

CrossCountry

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

Looking for trains between Plymouth and Exeter? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 36 miles (58 km) trip from Plymouth to Exeter. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Plymouth to Exeter routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Plymouth to Exeter, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Plymouth - Exeter train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

Plymouth to Exeter train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 57 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 8 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your CrossCountry train ticket from Plymouth to Exeter:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Exeter.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train from Plymouth to Exeter cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Plymouth to Exeter to cost as little as $11 (€10)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Exeter from Plymouth?

The Plymouth to Exeter train ticket price is on average $13 (€12)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

How far is it from Plymouth to Exeter by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Exeter from Plymouth by train to be approximately 36 miles (58 km).

How long is a train from Plymouth to Exeter on average?

While the time it takes to travel 36 miles (58 km) to Exeter from Plymouth can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Plymouth to Exeter train journey time is on average 1 h 14 min.

What is the departure train station in Plymouth and arrival train station in Exeter?

When departing from Plymouth, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Plymouth and Plymouth. When arriving in Exeter, you can end your journey in train stations like Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas.

Omio customers book a train from Plymouth   to Exeter St Davids   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Plymouth train station to Exeter? Where is the Exeter train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Plymouth, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Plymouth. The most popular arrival train station in Exeter, called Exeter St Davids, is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from its city center.

Which train companies should I travel with from Plymouth to Exeter?

For the best Plymouth to Exeter train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Railway or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Plymouth to Exeter to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there to Exeter from Plymouth a day?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Plymouth to Exeter. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Plymouth to Exeter? When does the last train depart from Plymouth to Exeter?

You can take the first train from Plymouth to Exeter at 6: 46 AM. The last train from Plymouth to Exeter that you can take departs at 9: 25 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Plymouth to Exeter schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I book train tickets between Plymouth and Exeter for the best deals?

You can find trains between Plymouth and Exeter to cost on average $13 (€12) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Plymouth to Exeter train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Plymouth
Exeter
Plymouth is the most popular Plymouth railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Plymouth for your trip to Exeter.