Luton to Exeter by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:07
  • Last train
    00:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 17m

Travelling from Luton to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Luton to Exeter take around 3 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 253 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Luton and Exeter.

Are there direct trains from Luton to Exeter?

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

We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Luton 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 52 departures.

How long is the train journey from Luton to Exeter?

The Luton to Exeter train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Luton to Exeter train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Luton around 04:07 and the last train is around 22:31. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Luton around 04:36, and the last at 00:04.

When to book Luton 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 Luton to Exeter by train.

Which train companies operate between Luton and Exeter?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Thameslink

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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