Exeter to Northampton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:23
  • Last train
    22:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 42m

Travelling from Exeter to Northampton by train

Fast trains from Exeter to Northampton take around 3 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 248 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Exeter and Northampton.

Are there direct trains from Exeter to Northampton?

Journeys between Exeter and Northampton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Exeter to Northampton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

How long is the train journey from Exeter to Northampton?

The Exeter to Northampton train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Exeter to Northampton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Northampton is usually scheduled to depart Exeter around 06:24 and the last train is around 22:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Exeter around 05:10, and the last at 22:57.

When to book Exeter to Northampton 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 Exeter to Northampton by train.

Which train companies operate between Exeter and Northampton?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Virgin Trains

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 rail 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.

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