Newquay to Exeter by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 37m
  • Distance
    114 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 51m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newquay to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Newquay to Exeter take around 2 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 114 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newquay and Exeter.

1. Are there direct trains from Newquay to Exeter?

Direct trains from Newquay to Exeter have been found.

We usually find around 8 direct trains on the route from Newquay to Exeter every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

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

The Newquay to Exeter train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Newquay around 07:28 and the last train is around 18:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newquay around 09:35, and the last at 17:28.

When to book Newquay 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 Newquay to Exeter by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newquay and Exeter?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway

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.