Exeter to Paignton by train

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    22:49
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    40m
  • Distance
    33 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Exeter to Paignton by train

Fast trains from Exeter to Paignton take around 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Exeter and Paignton.

1. Are there direct trains from Exeter to Paignton?

Direct trains from Exeter to Paignton have been found.

We usually find around 26 direct trains on the route from Exeter to Paignton every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.

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

The Exeter to Paignton train travel time is normally about 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Paignton is usually scheduled to depart Exeter around 05:34 and the last train is around 22:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Exeter around 05:18, and the last at 22:04.

When to book Exeter to Paignton 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 Paignton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Exeter and Paignton?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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

Paignton to Exeter by train

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