Trains from Nottingham to Exeter

Nottingham to Exeter train information

Nottingham Exeter train map

Train duration 4h08m
Arrival Exeter, England
Departure Nottingham, England
Distance 185 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £132.60
Average train price £134.00

All trains between Nottingham (East Midlands England) to Exeter (South West England) are operated by Cross Country. The services on board may vary depending on the rail operator.

The train is a fast and simple solution to travel to Exeter from Nottingham. The average train duration between Nottingham to Exeter is 4h08m to travel the 185 miles.

Based on our data, the lowest price to travel in the next 180 days is £132.60. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Nottingham to Exeter train tickets

from £132.60 MORE 4h33m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £11.90 MORE 8h19m
from €12.48 MORE 13h50m

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The graph above shows the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is booked. Purchasing your train from Nottingham to Exeter in advance can enable you to save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £43 when buying your seat 15 days in advance which is 24% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking 1 day in advance.

Best prices for Nottingham to Exeter trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Nottingham and Exeter by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Exeter to Nottingham and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Nottingham
Exeter
St Thomas
£132.60 02/08/2022 10:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
Central
£132.60 02/08/2022 11:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St James' Park
£132.60 02/08/2022 14:07 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St Thomas
£132.60 02/08/2022 09:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St James' Park
£132.60 02/08/2022 11:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St Thomas
£132.60 02/08/2022 12:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St Thomas
£132.60 02/08/2022 11:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St James' Park
£132.60 02/08/2022 09:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
St Thomas
£132.60 02/08/2022 13:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Nottingham
Exeter
Central
£132.60 02/08/2022 09:41 Cross Country 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Nottingham Exeter train

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National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Nottingham Exeter train ticket.

In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can assess the number of journeys you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your assessment, you have to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, your savings on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Nottingham Exeter ticket is £133.38 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £133.38: £88/£133.38 = 0.66. You will need to make about 1 trips from Exeter to Nottingham (one way trip) with your railcard to break even.

The cost to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to have a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a whole year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 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
Nottingham to Exeter train £133.38 £88.92 £44.46 0.66

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare