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Travelling from Paignton to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Paignton to Exeter take around 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paignton and Exeter.

Are there direct trains from Paignton to Exeter?

Direct trains from Paignton to Exeter have been found.

We usually find around 30 direct trains on the route from Paignton to Exeter every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

How long is the train journey from Paignton to Exeter?

The Paignton to Exeter train travel time is normally about 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Paignton to Exeter train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Paignton around 06:03 and the last train is around 23:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paignton around 06:13, and the last at 23:30.

When to book Paignton 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 Paignton to Exeter by train.

Which train companies operate between Paignton and Exeter?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • 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 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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