Cheltenham to Exeter by train

  • First train
    07:23
  • Last train
    20:54
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 40m
  • Distance
    164 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 10m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cheltenham to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Cheltenham to Exeter take around 1 hour and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 164 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cheltenham and Exeter.

1. Are there direct trains from Cheltenham to Exeter?

Direct trains from Cheltenham to Exeter have been found.

We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Cheltenham to Exeter every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

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

The Cheltenham to Exeter train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Cheltenham around 07:23 and the last train is around 20:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cheltenham around 07:25, and the last at 20:52.

When to book Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham to Exeter by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cheltenham and Exeter?

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

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

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