Trains from Exeter to Exmouth

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Exeter to Exmouth by Train

Over a distance of approximately 23 miles (37 km), it takes 26m on average to go by rail from Exeter to Exmouth. From Exeter to Exmouth, there are typically 174 trains every day, and advance-purchase tickets for this route start at £8.10. During the journey, you might catch glimpses of: Exe Estuary: Expansive views of the estuary and its diverse birdlife as the train travels along the coast. Powderham Castle: This historic stately home is visible from the train near Starcross station. Dawlish Warren: A nature reserve known for its sand dunes and wildlife. Coastal Towns and Villages: The journey passes through charming seaside towns and villages such as Starcross, Dawlish, and Lympstone Commando. River Exe: Enjoy views of the River Exe as it winds its way towards the sea.


Travelling by Train from Exeter to Exmouth

This is the spot to go if you want to take the train from Exeter to Exmouth. There are about 174 trains every day travelling from Exeter to Exmouth, and it takes approximately 26m. The picturesque path makes the 23 miles (37 km) trek pleasant. The Exeter Central to Exmouth train line is a popular and scenic route that connects the historic city of Exeter with the charming seaside town of Exmouth in Devon. The journey offers picturesque views of the Exe Estuary and the surrounding countryside, showcasing the natural beauty of the region. Great Western Railway (GWR) is the primary operator on this line, offering numerous services throughout the day. The line is well-integrated into the local transport network, making it a practical choice for exploring the region and accessing the wider rail network.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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To assist you in making travel arrangements, we've gathered some of the most frequently asked questions by our clients.

How quickly does a train travel from Exeter to Exmouth?

The quickest train ride from Exeter to Exmouth is 1h 13m. It's crucial to remember that the actual travel time may change according to the particular service and any potential delays. For the most up-to-date information, it is usually better to check the schedule of the railway service you want to use.

Does a train run directly between Exeter and Exmouth?

Yes, a direct train runs between Exeter and Exmouth. The trip usually takes one hour and thirty minutes, and trains run frequently all day. ScotRail is the one who runs it.

When does the last train leave for Exmouth from Exeter?

At 23:23, the last train from Exeter to Exmouth departs. Sleeper services may be available on trains that leave very early in the morning or very late at night. The time and services may also change on weekends and holidays.

Is there a fast train running between Exeter and Exmouth?

Exeter and Exmouth are not connected by a high-speed rail line. A frequent train service run by ScotRail can be used to travel between the two cities. The trip takes about one hour and fifteen minutes.

How long does it take to travel by rail from Exeter to Exmouth?

There are approximately 174 trains every day between Exeter and Exmouth, with a 1h 13m average travel time. The precise length of the trip, however, may change based on the particular train service and any potential delays. For the most up-to-date information, it is preferable to consult the timetable of the railway service you intend to use.

How much does the train cost between Exeter and Exmouth?

When purchased in advance, train tickets from Exeter to Exmouth can cost as little as $12.86. Tickets might cost more or less depending on the route, class, and time of day you reserve them, and they are typically more expensive if you buy them the same day. There are many tariff categories as well, such as off-peak and super-off-peak.

What time does the first Exeter-Exmouth train arrive?

At 4:35, the first train departs from Exeter for Exmouth. On weekends and during holidays, hours and services might change.

How far is it by train from Exeter to Exmouth?

Approximately 23 miles (37 km) are covered by trains departing from Exeter during the trip.

Which is preferable: a flight or a train to get from Exeter to Exmouth?

Depending on your specific requirements and preferences, either flying or taking the train from Exeter to Exmouth is preferable.

In general, travelling by plane is quicker than by train, which typically takes one hour and thirty minutes to complete. Flights are less frequent than trains, though, and you'll also need to account for the travel time and expense to and from the airports.

Since trains operate often throughout the day and you can go to and from city hubs directly, taking the train is frequently more convenient. Additionally, if you book in early, taking the train is usually less expensive than taking a plane.

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