Crewe to Exeter by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    21:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 37m

Travelling from Crewe to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Crewe to Exeter take around 3 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 274 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crewe and Exeter.

Are there direct trains from Crewe to Exeter?

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

We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Crewe to Exeter 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 32 departures.

How long is the train journey from Crewe to Exeter?

The Crewe to Exeter train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Crewe to Exeter train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Crewe around 04:59 and the last train is around 21:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crewe around 04:59, and the last at 21:39.

When to book Crewe 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 Crewe to Exeter by train.

Which train companies operate between Crewe and Exeter?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • 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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