Exeter to Doncaster by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:23
  • Last train
    00:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 28m

Travelling from Exeter to Doncaster by train

The fastest trains from Exeter to Doncaster take around 4 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 351 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Exeter and Doncaster.

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

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Exeter to Doncaster 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 43 departures. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Doncaster is usually scheduled to depart Exeter around 06:24 and the last train is around 00:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Exeter around 06:23, and the last at 20:57.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Exeter to Doncaster 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 Doncaster by train.

Which trains operate between Exeter and Doncaster?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • South West Trains
  • TransPennine Express

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

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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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