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If you’re looking for cheap train tickets Exeter to London, we're here to help. Here we give you some tips to find cheap train tickets.
Buying your ticket early rather than leaving it until the last minute will enable you to pay less. Advance tickets tend to go on sale 3 months in advance. On many routes you can save as much as 80% by purchasing your ticket 12 weeks in advance. We suggest you to get your ticket as soon as possible.
The busiest times to travel are during the morning commute time and in the late afternoon for your train ticket Exeter to London. Train ticket prices are more expensive during these times so you will save money by travelling very early, in the middle of the day or late in the evening.
It's quite often that two singles cost less than a return ticket, so you should always check both tickets for your journey in order to make savings.
Another trick to make savings is to split up your journey to London. Rather than getting only one ticket for your route you can divide the journey into different sections, and book a ticket for each part of the journey.
And if you change?
Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from Exeter to London:
Many possibilities exist to get your Exeter to London train ticket:
Gopili helps you get cheap train tickets from Exeter to London by comparing journey times and fares across all rail companies. You can then sort the results by price, duration, departure time to find the ticket that corresponds to your needs. Looking at the best fare for the way back? Compare the prices of train tickets London to Exeter via our travel search engine and get the best ticket.
Price barometer for train tickets covering this trip
The gopili price barometer gives the prices for a Exeter to London train and helps you to know whether you are getting a good deal:
Average prices over the last 9 months based on user searches
We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from Exeter to London by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to London. Your Exeter to London train ticket is just few clicks away!
|£14.20||20/06/2017||18:25||South West Trains||2 days ago|
|£14.20||20/06/2017||17:25||South West Trains||2 days ago|
|£18.50||20/06/2017||18:03||Great Western Railway||2 days ago|
|£22.40||16/06/2017||18:25||South West Trains||1 day ago|
|£22.40||20/06/2017||12:25||South West Trains||2 days ago|
|£22.40||16/06/2017||17:25||South West Trains||1 day ago|
|£23.00||20/06/2017||17:08||Great Western Railway||2 days ago|
|£24.20||21/06/2017||12:25||South West Trains||2 days ago|
|£24.20||01/06/2017||17:25||South West Trains||3 days ago|
|£24.20||27/05/2017||17:25||South West Trains||3 days ago|
Best price found for Exeter to London train ticket for the next 30 days.
Travel information for your train journey
Route Exeter to London
|Arrival city||London, England|
|Departure city||Exeter, England|
|Lowest train ticket price||from £14.20|
|Train operators for Exeter to London||Great Western Railway, South West Trains|
Great Western Railway
The 253 kilometers to link the city of Exeter with London are operated by Great Western Railway! You will need to plan to spend a minimum of £19 for a Great Western Railway train.
South West Trains
The 253 kilometers to link the city of Exeter with London are operated by South West Trains! You will need to plan to spend a minimum of £15 for a South West Trains train.
The most efficient way to spend less on your Exeter London train ticket must be to have a railcard. While regional railcards exist in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the UK. Everyone is eligible to at least one of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons railcard.
Why should I buy a railcard?
To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you can estimate the number of trips you need to make earnings. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.
For your evaluation, you must include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Exeter London ticket is £27.66 (1).
Divide the cost of your railcard by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £27.66: £88/£27.66 = 3.18. You will need to make about 4 trips from London to Exeter (one way journey) with your railcard to start saving money.
What is the cost of a railcard?
All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most train fares, so you will save 1/3 on most train fares.
(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey
|Train Journey||Average price without railcard(1)||With a railcard 34% off(2)||Saving based on a one-way trip||Number of return trips to pay off the cost|
|Exeter to London train||£27.66||£18.44||£9.22||3.19|
(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way
(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare
Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute
The table above illustrates the cheapest prices found over the past 6 months depending on how much time in advance the train is booked. Purchasing your train from Exeter to London in advance will help you pay less for your trip.
Tickets are available from £15 when buying your ticket 2 months in advance, it is 62% cheaper than the cheapest price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.
Train ticket types for your travel
Train tickets may look a bit complicated at first sight but it's easy to understand how it is working. To begin, there are three main rail tickets types accessible in the UK for your train Exeter to London: Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime tickets.
When are the next trains to London?
The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.
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Things to do in London
We have created for you a list of 6 places that you can do in London.
If you're travelling to London for the first time and you are not sure of the places that you can do during your time over there, don't worry. Your itinerary will obviously depend on your availabilities as well as your preferences but the team at Gopili helps you find the interesting points of interests in London.
London Eye is probably among the most important tourist places for visitors. You can also plan to see British Museum and Big Ben which are frequently recommended by the people who have already visited the city.
Another noteworthy location that you can see is Madame Tussauds if you want to know more about this destination.
Covent Garden Market is also a point of interest that we will recommend you to visit if you have enough time during your trip.
Finally, if you're still looking to find out more about London, National Gallery can be the final stage of your trip. Even though visitors may not consider it as the most interesting thing to do, it will help you get a complete picture of the city and its character.
Many trains run from Exeter to London, but there are also near stations served like for instance:
Transport operators from Exeter to London
The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route Exeter to London.
|Great Western Railway||Exeter||London|
|South West Trains||Exeter||London|
Departure and arrival for your train travel
For your journey between Exeter and London several railway stations of departure and arrival
exist. You can choose between the following train stations departure:Exeter St David's train station, Exeter Central train station.
For your arrival, several train stations are available :London Waterloo train station, London St Pancras train station, London Stratford international train station, London New Barnet train station, London Bexley train station, London Enfield Town train station, London Harrow & Wealdstone train station, London Victoria train station, London Liverpool Street train station, London Bridge train station, London Charing Cross train station, London Euston train station, London Paddington train station, London King's Cross train station, London Fenchurch Street train station, London Southall train station, London Surbiton train station.
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