Nottingham to Exeter by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Nottingham to Exeter by train
Fast trains from Nottingham to Exeter take around 3 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 297 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nottingham and Exeter.
1. Are there direct trains from Nottingham to Exeter?
Journeys between Nottingham and Exeter usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Nottingham 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 36 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Nottingham to Exeter?
The Nottingham to Exeter train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Nottingham to Exeter train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Nottingham around 06:37 and the last train is around 22:18.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nottingham around 05:58, and the last at 23:20.
What's the Nottingham to Exeter train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Nottingham to Exeter are $51.96.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $51 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $62. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Nottingham 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 Nottingham to Exeter by train.
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Which train companies operate between Nottingham and Exeter?
More than one train company operates on the route from Nottingham to Exeter, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Exeter to Nottingham by train