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Gatwick Airport to Exeter by train
Fastest journey2hr 56m
Trains per day58
Avg. journey time3hr 51m
Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Exeter by train
Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Exeter take around 2 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 241 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Exeter.
1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Exeter?
Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Exeter usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Exeter every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 70 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Exeter?
The Gatwick Airport to Exeter train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Gatwick Airport to Exeter train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 05:10 and the last train is around 23:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 05:56, and the last at 23:55.
What's the Gatwick Airport to Exeter train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Gatwick Airport to Exeter are $72.27, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $72, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Gatwick Airport to Exeter 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 Gatwick Airport to Exeter by train.
Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Exeter?
More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to Exeter, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First Great Western
- Gatwick Express
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- South West Trains
- South Western Railway
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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