York to Exeter by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:20
  • Last train
    17:45
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 55m

Travelling from York to Exeter by train

Fast trains from York to Exeter take around 4 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 396 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Exeter.

Are there direct trains from York to Exeter?

Direct trains from York to Exeter have been found.

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

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

How long is the train journey from York to Exeter?

The York to Exeter train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the York to Exeter train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart York around 06:40 and the last train is around 17:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 06:20, and the last at 17:45.

When to book York 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 York to Exeter by train.

Which train companies operate between York and Exeter?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from York to Exeter.

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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