Middlesbrough to Exeter by train

  • First train
    05:55
  • Last train
    23:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 44m
  • Distance
    456 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 39m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Middlesbrough to Exeter by train

Fast trains from Middlesbrough to Exeter take around 5 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 456 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Middlesbrough and Exeter.

1. Are there direct trains from Middlesbrough to Exeter?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Middlesbrough 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 24 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Middlesbrough to Exeter?

The Middlesbrough to Exeter train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Middlesbrough to Exeter train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Exeter is usually scheduled to depart Middlesbrough around 06:22 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Middlesbrough around 05:55, and the last at 22:08.

When to book Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough to Exeter by train.

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Which train companies operate between Middlesbrough and Exeter?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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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.