Brighton to Exeter by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Brighton to Exeter by train
Fast trains from Brighton to Exeter take around 3 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 239 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brighton and Exeter.
1. Are there direct trains from Brighton to Exeter?
Journeys between Brighton and Exeter usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 52 departures on the route from Brighton 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 59 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Brighton to Exeter?
The Brighton to Exeter train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Brighton to Exeter train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Brighton around 04:12 and the last train is around 00:04.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brighton around 05:23, and the last at 23:42.
What's the Brighton to Exeter train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Brighton to Exeter are $40.30.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $66 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $79. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Brighton 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 Brighton to Exeter by train.
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Which train companies operate between Brighton and Exeter?
More than one train company operates on the route from Brighton 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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