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Trains from Paignton to Exeter

Running 2 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

Kick back and relax on your journey from Paignton to Exeter with CrossCountry. When you travel on one of our trains, you'll get excellent service and a great travel experience. Travelling around the country has never been so comfortable.

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Why CrossCountry?

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  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Paignton to Exeter

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Travelling to Exeter

  • First CrossCountry train - 10:49
  • Last CrossCountry train - 18:20

Travelling from Paignton to Exeter

From activities for the kids to nightlife for the grown-ups, Exeter has you covered. CrossCountry runs direct trains to Exeter, so you'll arrive ready to explore. However long you decide to stay, you'll find Exeter ready for you, and CrossCountry ready to take you there.

Are there direct trains from Paignton to Exeter?

Yes, you can travel from Paignton to Exeter easily and quickly with CrossCountry, without changing.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Paignton to Exeter?

Trains from Paignton to Exeter on the CrossCountry network are designed to get you to your destination comfortably. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ). On most of our services you can make use of our electric points, subject to availability, and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.

Is WiFi available on trains from Paignton to Exeter?

Good news! We have free WiFi available on all our trains from Paignton to Exeter, so you needn't worry about staying in touch with friends, family or colleagues while travelling with CrossCountry.

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more info.

Can I reserve a seat on trains from Paignton to Exeter?

You sure can! We have a quick and easy service which allows you to reserve seats via text message. Our Ten Minute Reservation page has all the details, but rest assured that it's available on most of our services if you hold an Anytime or Off-Peak ticket, up to 10 minutes before departure.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Paignton to Exeter?

There are lots of ways to find cheap tickets from Paignton to Exeter with CrossCountry. The best way is to book early and be flexible with travel times. We've got a bunch more tips and tricks in our helpful guide on how to find cheap tickets, but you should also keep an eye on our special offers page.

Can I use my railcard on trains from Paignton to Exeter?

If you have a railcard, there's a good chance you can save up to 1/3 of your fare on trains from Paignton to Exeter. If you have any questions, check out our Railcards page for further details.


For full information about Exeter station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Exeter

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

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