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Exeter to Manchester Airport by train

  • First train
    05:04
  • Last train
    00:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 23m
  • Distance
    306 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Exeter to Manchester Airport by train

Fast trains from Exeter to Manchester Airport take around 4 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 306 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Exeter and Manchester Airport.

1. Are there direct trains from Exeter to Manchester Airport?

Journeys between Exeter and Manchester Airport usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Exeter to Manchester Airport every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Exeter to Manchester Airport train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester Airport is usually scheduled to depart Exeter around 05:04 and the last train is around 00:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Exeter around 05:14, and the last at 19:25.

When to book Exeter to Manchester Airport 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 Manchester Airport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Exeter and Manchester Airport?

More than one train company operates on the route from Exeter to Manchester Airport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Transport for Wales
  • Virgin Trains

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

Manchester Airport to Exeter by train

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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.