Barnstaple to Exeter by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:58
  • Last train
    00:05
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    55m

Travelling from Barnstaple to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Barnstaple to Exeter take around 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 54 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Barnstaple and Exeter.

Are there direct trains from Barnstaple to Exeter?

Direct trains from Barnstaple to Exeter have been found.

We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Barnstaple to Exeter every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Barnstaple to Exeter?

The Barnstaple to Exeter train travel time is normally about 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Barnstaple to Exeter train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Barnstaple around 06:58 and the last train is around 22:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Barnstaple around 07:05, and the last at 00:05.

When to book Barnstaple 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 Barnstaple to Exeter by train.

Which train companies operate between Barnstaple and Exeter?

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

  • 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.

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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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