Darlington to Exeter by train

  • First train
    06:56
  • Last train
    17:13
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 25m
  • Distance
    443 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 55m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Darlington to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Darlington to Exeter take around 5 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 443 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Darlington and Exeter.

1. Are there direct trains from Darlington to Exeter?

Direct trains from Darlington to Exeter have been found.

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

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

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

The Darlington to Exeter train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Darlington around 06:56 and the last train is around 17:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Darlington around 07:15, and the last at 17:13.

When to book Darlington 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 Darlington to Exeter by train.

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Which train companies operate between Darlington and Exeter?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Darlington 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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