Exeter to Durham by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 48m
  • Distance
    470 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 10m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Exeter to Durham by train

Fast trains from Exeter to Durham take around 5 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 470 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Exeter and Durham.

1. Are there direct trains from Exeter to Durham?

Direct trains from Exeter to Durham have been found.

We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Exeter to Durham every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Exeter to Durham?

The Exeter to Durham train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Exeter to Durham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Durham is usually scheduled to depart Exeter around 06:24 and the last train is around 15:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Exeter around 06:23, and the last at 16:24.

When to book Exeter to Durham train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Exeter to Durham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Exeter and Durham?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Exeter to Durham.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.